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NTPC pays total dividend of Rs.3,133.27 Crore for FY 2009-10

01st Oct, 2010

NTPC Limited has paid a total dividend of Rs.3,133.27 crore for the financial year (FY) 2009-10, which amounts to 38% of its paid-up capital. This is the highest ever dividend declared by the Company. The Shareholders of the Company have approved a final dividend of 8%, amounting to Rs.659.63 crore at the 34th Annual General Meeting held on September 23, 2010.

A cheque amounting to Rs.557.39 crore was presented by Shri Arup Roy Choudhury, CMD, NTPC to Shri Sushilkumar Shinde, Minister of Power, GOI, in the presence of Shri P. Uma Shankar, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India. Other senior officials from Ministry of Power and NTPC were also present on the occasion.

The Company had earlier paid to Govt. of India an interim dividend of Rs.2090.21 crore in March 2010. Thus, NTPC has made a total dividend payment of Rs.2647.60 crore to the Government of India for the FY 2009-10.

This is the 17th consecutive year that NTPC has paid dividend.

FY 2009-10

NTPC Limited has paid a total dividend of Rs.3,133.27 crore for the financial year (FY) 2009-10, which amounts to 38% of its paid-up capital. Shri Arup Roy Choudhury, CMD, NTPC presented a cheque amounting to Rs.557.39 crore to Shri Sushilkumar Shinde, Minister of Power, GOI, in the presence of Shri P. Uma Shankar, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India. Other senior officials from Ministry of Power and NTPC were also present on the occasion.


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