201409 - Quarter 2
1. Final dividend @ 100% (Re. 1 per share having par value of Re 1
each) was paid on 25th July 2014
for the financial year 2013-14 for an amount aggregating Rs. 205.47
cr. including tax. Interim
Dividend @ 125 % (Rs.1.25 per share having par value of Re 1 each)
aggregating Rs. 256.86 cr.
(Previous period Rs.153.02 cr.) including tax was declared at the
Board Meeting held on 15th
September 2014 and the same was paid on 25th September
2. Effective from 1st April,
2014, the company has charged depreciation as per straight line
method based on the revised
remaining useful life of the assets as per requirement of the
Schedule II of the Companies Act,
2013. Due to above, depreciation charged to revenue for the quarter
ended 30th September, 2014 is
higher by Rs 1.63 cr.
3. The paid up capital has been
increased by Rs. 0.01 cr. pursuant to
allotment of 112531 equity shares of Re. 1 each, on exercise of stock
4. the quarter Mr. Albert Wiseman Paterson,
independent director, resigned and
Ms. Falguni Nayar joined in similar capacity as an additional
5. the quarter Rs.
111.89 cr. have been invested in long term investment including
Rs.1.90 cr. in a wholly owned
domestic subsidiary and Rs. 14.71 cr. have been encashed on account
of long term
6. Subsequent to the end of quarter, a fire broke
out in skin care unit situated
at Baddi, Distt Solan, H.P. damaging assets worth approximately Rs 23
cr., without any human
casualty, for which claim process has been initiated with the
insurance company. This has no
material business impact on the operations of the company.
Deferred Tax has been provided
on estimated basis.
8. Previous period figures have been
regrouped / rearranged wherever
necessary to conform to classification of this period.
above results, duly reviewed
by the Audit Committee, have been approved by the Board of Directors
in its meeting held on 3rd
10. Statutory Auditors have completed Audit of
this Financial Results &
Segment Report for the quarter and half year ended on 30th September
Dr. Anand C