March 18, 2013:
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) paid
Rs. 763.45 crores as second interim dividend at 634% on paid-up
share capital of Rs. 120.50 crores for FY 2012-13. The dividend
cheque was presented to the Minister of State for Defence, Mr.
Jitendra Singh by Dr. R.K. Tyagi, Chairman HAL in Delhi today. “Rs.
763.45 crores excludes the dividend tax”, says Dr. Tyagi.
Mr. R.K. Mathur,
Secretary (Defence Production), Mr. K.K. Pant, JS (Aero), Mr. S.K.
Jha, MD (HAL, Accessories Complex), Mr. P. Soundara Rajan, MD (HAL,
Helicopter Complex), Dr. A.K. Mishra, Director (Finance, HAL) and
Mr. S. Subrahmanyan, MD, (MiG Complex, HAL) were present on the
HAL paid the first
interim dividend of Rs.48.20 crores for FY 2012-13 on December 7,
2012. HAL has set itself on the path of self reliance and to the
greater national cause of indegnisation of air defence capabilities.
The company has already drawn action plans to meet this objective.