Cigarette-to-hotel conglomerate ITC Ltd on Saturday reported 30 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 3,343 crore for the first quarter of current financial year (Q1FY22). The same was Rs 2,567 crore in the June quarter of last year.
Its revenue from operations rose 36 per cent per cent to Rs 14,240 crore as against Rs 10,478 crore in the year-ago period.
However, on a sequential basis, the profit after tax (PAT) fell 12 per cent. It was Rs 3,816 crore during the March quarter (Q4FY21).
The FMCG major said it has seen strong rebound across operating segments despite constraints in the wake of the second coronavirus wave.
Segment wise, the revenue from the FMCG-cigarette business came in at Rs 5,802 crore, up 34 per cent from Rs 4,330 crore reported in