Dividend Unclaimed Dividend

The register of members and share transfer books of the Company will remain closed from Monday, August 6, 2018 to Saturday, August 11, 2018 (both days inclusive), for the purpose of determining the entitlement of member to the final dividend for the financial year 2017-18, if declared at the annual general meeting scheduled to be held on August 11, 2018.

The final dividend, if declared, shall be paid on or before August 31, 2018 to those members whose name appear in the register of members as of the close of business hours on August 4, 2018 and in case of shares held in dematerialized form to the beneficiaries as of the close of business hours on August 4, 2018 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

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 2010 - 11 to the IEPF.

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

Financial Year Face Value(₹) Dividend Per Share(₹) % of Dividend Unclaimed dividend as on March 31, 2018 Date of Declaration Due Date of Transfer to IEPF
2010-11 2 4.60 230 1,742,652.60 13.08.2011 18.09.2018
2011-12 2 3.78 189 2,474,096.94 4.08.2012 19.09.2019
2012-13 1 2.52 252 3,387,424.32 14.08.2013 19.09.2020
2013-14 1 3.23 323 4,215,637.73 06.08.2014 11.09.2021
2014-15 1 3.61 361 4,655,506.54 14.08.2015 19.09.2022
2015-16 – Interim & Final 1 4.25 425 5,397,823.00 15.03.2016 20.04.2023
2016-17 1 4.25 42 5,748,503.25 07.08.2017 12.09.2024
2017-18 - Interim 1 2.00 200 2,745,216.00 09.11.2017 15.12.2024


Unclaimed Dividend as on Annual General Meeting

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 as on the date of Annual General Meeting (AGM) August 11,2018 are provided herein below:

Claim of shares and/or unclaimed Dividend from IEPF

Any person whose shares, unclaimed dividend, etc., has been transferred to IEPF, may claim the same from the IEPF Authority by submitting an online application in Form IEPF - 2 available on the website of Investor Education and Protection Fund at www.iepf.gov.in/IEPFA/refund.html