For the financial year 2017-18, NTPC Ltd. has paid a final dividend of Rs. 1,970.67 crore, being 23.90% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company.
The RTGS advice for the transfer of Rs. 1,217.29 crore to Government of India, being the share of Government of India in the final dividend, was presented to Shri R.K.Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy by Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC, in the presence of Sh. A.K.Bhalla, Secretary (Power) from Ministry of Power and Shri K Sreekant, Director (Finance), Shri Saptarshi Roy, Director (Human Resources), Shri. S.K.Roy, Director (Projects), Shri Prakash Tiwari, Director (Operations) and Shri Prasant Kumar Mohapatra, Director (Technical) from NTPC Ltd.
This is the 25th consecutive year that NTPC Ltd. has paid dividend.