Dividend Unclaimed Dividend

The final dividend of Rs. 6.00 per equity share (representing 600%) on the equity share of Rs.1 each fully paid up for the financial year ended March 31, 2021 recommended by the Board and if approved by the shareholders at the ensuing 36th annual general meeting of the Company scheduled to be held on August 14, 2021, shall be paid on or before September 13, 2021.

The Register of Members and Share Transfer Books of the Company will remain closed from Saturday, July 31, 2021 to Friday, August 6, 2021 (both days inclusive) in connection with the ensuing 36th Annual General Meeting scheduled on August 14, 2021 and for the purpose of ascertaining the members eligible to receive the dividend, if declared, at the annual general meeting.

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
2020-21 – Interim 1 5.00 500
2020-21 – Final 1 6.00 600

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 2012 - 13 to the IEPF.

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

Financial Year Type of Payment Date of Declaration Unclaimed dividend as on March 31, 2021 (`) Due Date of Transfer to IEPF
2013-14 Final Dividend August 06, 201439,16,675.39September 11, 2021
2014-15 Final Dividend August 14, 2015 43,34,252.64 September 19, 2022
2015-16* Interim Dividend March 15, 2016 50,31,643.00 April 20, 2023
2016-17 Final Dividend August 07, 2017 52,76,098.75 September 12, 2024
2017-18* Interim Dividend November 09, 2017 24,82,088.00 December 15, 2024
2017-18Final Dividend August 11, 2018 11,84,627.90 September 16, 2025
2018-19* Interim Dividend November 9, 2018 32,02,260.00 December 15, 2025
2018-19 Final Dividend July 20, 2019 24,39,695.40 August 25, 2026
2019-20* I Interim Dividend Dividend November 9, 2019 28,80,786.00 December 15, 2026
2019-20* II Interim Dividend March 9, 2020 27,94,640.00 April 14, 2027
2020-21* Interim DividendFebruary 13, 2021 24,38,211.00 March 21, 2028

* 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: