Dividend

Unclaimed Dividend

Dividend declared at an annual general meeting is required to be paid within 30 days from the date of declaration of the said dividend. Companies are required to deposit the balance amount lying in the dividend account to an unclaimed dividend account within 37 days from the date of declaration. Any amount lying in the said account is termed as unclaimed dividend amount.

The details of unclaimed dividend as on July 31, 2015 are as follows:

Financial Year Unclaimed Dividend as on July 31, 2015(Rs.) Unclaimed Dividend as % to total dividend payable Date of declaration of Dividend Last date for claiming Dividend
2007-08 87,12,975 0.12 July 16, 2008 August 22, 2015
2008-09 1,28,64,060 0.15 July 22, 2009 August 28, 2016
2009-10 1,66,07,880 0.16 July 14, 2010 August 20, 2017
2010-11 2,15,86,932 0.16 July 8, 2011 August 8, 2018
2011-12 2,86,58,773 0.18 July 11, 2012 August 10, 2019
2012-13 3,42,54,986 0.18 July 19, 2013 August 19, 2020
2013-14 4,25,89,456 0.20 July 21, 2014 August 20, 2021
Interim Div 2014-15 77,04,708 0.25 March 19, 2015 April 20, 2022
Final Div 2014-15 19,69,23,467 0.96 July 28, 2015 August 26, 2022

Dividends not encashed or claimed, within seven years from the date of its transfer to the unclaimed dividend account, will, in terms of the provisions of section 124 of the Companies Act, 2013, be transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF), established by the Central Government.


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