The Board of pharma corporation Sanofi India on Tuesday approved a closing dividend of Rs 125 for every share and a unique dividend of Rs 240 for every share for the yr ended December, 2020.
The closing dividend and the unique dividend will be compensated on or right after Could 4, 2021, the corporation mentioned in a stock exchange filing.
The corporation described a web gain of Rs 123 crore for the quarter ended December, 31 2020, an boost of 26.eight for every cent when compared with Rs 97 crore gain clocked in the very same period of time a yr back. The gain for the entire-yr is at Rs 477 crore, up fifteen.2 for every cent from Rs 414 crore in the last yr.
Earnings from functions through the most recent December quarter declined to Rs 720 crore from Rs 826 crore in the very same quarter last yr. The entire yr revenues declined 5.5 for every cent to Rs 2,901 crore when compared with Rs three,070 crore through the last yr.
The corporation, having said that, mentioned that economic final results for the quarter ended December 31, 2020 are not comparable with that of corresponding quarter in 2019 owing to completion of slump sale transaction on Could 29, 2020, which resulted in transfer of Ankleshwar production facility and number of merchandise to Zentiva Personal Limited.
“Income functionality for the yr ended December 31, 2020 has been negatively impacted owing to Covid-19 pandemic. The effect evaluation of Covid-19 pandemic is a continuing process offered the uncertainties connected with its character and period,” Sanofi India mentioned in a filing.
“The board advised the payment of a closing dividend of Rs 125 for every equity share of Rs ten each for the yr ended 31 December 2020 and a unique dividend of Rs. 240 for every equity share of Rs ten each for the yr ended 31 st December 2020, right after thinking about the closure of the slump sale transaction relating to Ankleshwar Producing facility and reviewing the income specifications for the Company’s functions,” the corporation mentioned in a filing.
“Closure of sign up of users and share transfer guides from April 21 to April 27 (both equally times inclusive) for analyzing the eligibility of shareholders for payment of the closing dividend and the unique dividend,” it mentioned.
The corporation will keep Once-a-year Common Conference (AGM) on April 27, 2021 by way of online video conferencing and additional information of the AGM will be supplied in the owing course.
The corporation also declared the re-appointment of Aditya Narayan as an unbiased director and chairman.