Anandi Ramalingam, Chairman & Managing Director, BEL, along with M V Raja Sekhar, Director (R&D), BEL, and Manoj Kumar, Executive Director (National Marketing), BEL, presenting the second Interim Dividend cheque for Rs. 186.89 Cr. to the Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh.(Left to Right) Anurag Bajpai, Joint Secretary (P&C), Dr Ajay Kumar, Defence Secretary, and Sanjay Jaju, Additional Secretary (DP) also seen
Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL), a Navratna Defence PSU, has paid Interim Dividend of 150% on its paid-up capital to the Government of India for the Financial Year 2021-22.
Mrs Anandi Ramalingam, Chairman & Managing Director, BEL, presented the second Interim Dividend cheque of Rs. 186,89,60,967/- (Rupees One Hundred Eighty-six Crores Eighty-Nine Lacs Sixty Thousand Nine Hundred Sixty-seven only), payable on the shares held by the President of India, to the Hon’ble Defence Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh, at New Delhi on March 31, 2022. BEL has declared 150% percent as Second Interim Dividend (Rs. 1.50/- per share) to its shareholders for the financial year 2021-22.
This is the 19th consecutive year that BEL is paying Interim Dividend. BEL has paid a total dividend of 400% on its paid up capital for the financial year 2020-21.