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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