For the financial year 2018-19, NTPC Ltd. has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 2,951.88 crore, being 35.80% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company.
The RTGS advice for the transfer of Rs. 1,739.61 crore to Government of India, being the share of Government of India in the interim dividend, was presented to Shri R.K.Singh, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and Ministry of New & Renewable Energy by Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC, in the presence of Shri A.K.Bhalla, Secretary (Power), Shri Sanjiv Nandan Sahai, Additional Secretary, Smt. Archana Agrawal, Joint Secretary(Thermal), Shri Vivek Kumar Dewangan, Joint Secretary & FA from Ministry of Power and Shri K Sreekant, Director (Finance), Shri Saptarshi Roy, Director (Human Resources), Shri A.K Gupta, Director (Commercial), Shri S.K.Roy, Director (Projects), Shri Prakash Tiwari, Director (Operations) and Shri Prasant Kumar Mohapatra, Director (Technical) from NTPC Ltd.
This is the 26th consecutive year that NTPC Ltd. has paid dividend.