Bhubaneswar: NTPC Ltd. has paid highest ever interim dividend of Rs. 3,298.19 crore, being 40% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company, for the financial year 2013-14, as against the dividend of Rs. 3,092.06 crore paid for the last financial year.
The RTGS advice for the transfer of Rs. 2,473.64 crore to Government of India’s designated bank account, being the share of Government of India, was presented by Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury, CMD, NTPC to Shri Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Power (Independent Charge), in the presence of Shri Pradeep Kumar Sinha, Secretary (Power), Shri Mukesh Jain, Joint Secretary (Power), Shri K. Biswal, Director (Finance), NTPC, Shri I. J. Kapoor, Director (Commercial), NTPC, Shri A. K. Jha, Director (Technical), NTPC and Shri U. P. Pani, Director (Human Resources), NTPC today in New Delhi.This is the 21st consecutive year that NTPC Ltd. has paid dividend.