India’s largest power generation company, NTPC Ltd. has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 2,152.07 crore, being 26.10% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company for Financial Year 2016-17
The Dividend of Rs. 1,500.95 crore to Government of India, was presented by Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC Ltd. to Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy and Mines.
Also present were Pradeep Kumar Pujari, Secretary, Ministry of Power, Aniruddha Kumar, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Power, K. Biswal, Director (Finance), A. K. Jha, Director (Technical), K K.Sharma, Director (Operations), S. Roy, Director (Human Resources) and A. K. Gupta, Director (Commercial) from NTPC Ltd.
This is the 24th consecutive year that NTPC Ltd. has paid dividend.