Dividend Unclaimed Dividend

The Board of Directors had fixed Friday, March 20, 2020 as record date for the purpose of determining the entitlement of member to the 2nd Interim dividend for the financial year 2019-20.

The 2nd Interim dividend shall be paid on or before April 7, 2020 to those members whose name appear in the register of members as of the close of business hours on March 20, 2020 and in case of shares held in dematerialized form to the beneficiaries as of the close of business hours on March 20, 2020 as per details furnished by the National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) and Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL).

Financial Year Face Value (₹) Dividend Per Share(₹) % of Dividend
1995-96 10 1.50 15
1996-97 10 3.00 30
1997-98 10 4.50 45
1998-99 10 6.00 60
1999-00 10 3.00 30
2000-01 10 3.50 35
2001-02 10 3.50 35
2002-03 10 1.50 15
2003-04 10 1.50 15
2004-05 10 2.00 20
2005-06 10 2.50 25
2006-07 10 3.50 35
2007-08 10 3.50 35
2008-09 2 0.80 40
2009-10 2 2.90 145
2010-11 – Special Dividend 2 2.00 100
2010-11 2 2.60 130
2011-12 2 3.78 189
2012-13 1 2.52 252
2013-14 1 3.23 323
2014-15 1 3.61 361
2015-16 – Interim & Final 1 4.25 425
2016-17 1 4.25 425
2017-18 - Interim 1 2.00 200
2017-18 1 2.15 215
2018-19 – Interim 1 2.00 2.00
2018-19 – Final 1 5.08 508
2019-20 – 1st Interim 1 6.00 600
2019-20 – 2nd Interim 1 5.00 500

In terms of Section 124 of the Companies Act, 2013, read with the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (Accounting, Audit, Transfer and Refund) Rules, 2016 and the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (Accounting, Audit, Transfer and Refund) Amendment Rules, 2017, all unpaid or unclaimed dividends are required to be transferred by the Company to the Investor Education and Protection Fund (“IEPF”) established by the Central Government, after completion of seven (7) years.

Accordingly, the company has transferred the unpaid/ unclaimed amount pertaining upto Interim Dividend for the financial year 2011 - 12 to the IEPF.

The following table gives information relating to due dates for transfer of unclaimed/unpaid dividends to IEPF:

Financial Year Unclaimed dividend as on March 31, 2020 (`) Date of Declaration Due Date of Transfer to IEPF
2012-13 32,64,574.32 August 14, 2013 September 19, 2020
2013-14 41,01,263.43 August 06, 2014 September 11, 2021
2014-15 43,99,593.64 August 14, 2015 September 19, 2022
2015-16* 43,99,593.64 March 15, 2016 April 20, 2023
2016-17* 55,06,720.75 August 07, 2017 September 12, 2024
2017-18* 25,47,738.00 November 09, 2017 December 15, 2024
2017-18 12,72,459.70 August 11, 2018 September 16, 2025
2018-19* 32,10,760.00 November 9, 2018 December 15, 2025
2018-19 24,76,525.40 July 20, 2019 August 25, 2026
2019-20* 34,67,346.00 November 9, 2019 December 15, 2026
2019-20* 57,32,795.00 March 9, 2020 April 14, 2027

* Interim Dividend(s)



Unclaimed Dividend as March 31 of every year

Details of Unclaimed dividend in Form IEPF-2, as required by the Investor Education and Protection Fund (Uploading of information regarding unpaid and unclaimed amounts lying with companies) Rules, 2012, for the all unclaimed dividend accounts are provided herein below: