Company History - Mukta Arts
2000 - Issue of 60,60,700 equity shares (Issue) of Face value of
Rs.5/- each for cash at price of Rs.165/- per equity
aggregating Rs.100 crores. Fixed price portion of
equity shares aggregating Rs.25 crores.
- The company has entered into a joint venture with Anil
Satish Kaushik's new banner called Kapoor and Kaushik
- The Company has executed an agreement with the
Windmill Holdings Ltd towards Indian satellite rights of
eight movies for a considertion of $3.13 millions.
- The Company has entered into contract with Windmill
Holding Ltd., a
8 movies for limited period of satellite telecast.
- The Company has commissioned two new projects - Rahul,
Badhai Ho Badhai.
- The Company has entered into a Joint Venture agreement
Film, Stage & Cultural Development Corporation Ltd., for
setting up Research
and Training Institute at Filmcity, Goregaon, Mumbai.
2001 - The Company has incorporated Whistling Woods International
(a subsidiary Company) for implementation of its
Research and Training Institute cum
Studio project in Joint Venture with Maharashtra Film
Stage and Cultural Development
Corporation Limited (a State Govt. Undertaking).
-Enters into an agreement with M/s Universal Music India Private Ltd
for the sale of music rights for Rs.25 mn in respect of the movie
'Badhai Ho Badhai' .
-Enters into an agreement with SET India Pvt Ltd assigning Satellite
Telecast Rights of its movie library for an amount of Rs. 161 mn for
a period of 5 years.
-Ties up with M/s Competent Films Pvt Ltd for booking and exhibition
rights at 3c's, a new cinema theatre in South Delhi.
-Forays into television software with the launch of Mukta Prime'3
Teleworks Pvt Ltd.
-Gives the construction contract for its film institute called '
Whistling Woods International' to
L & T.
-Enters into an agreement with Super Cassettes Industries for sale of
audio and music rights.
-Appoints Mr Pankaj Sethi as the CEO of the company.
-Forms a 50:50 Joint venture with Adlabs Films Ltd
-Mr Ravi B Poplai the Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of the
Company has resigned from the services of the Company wef November 25,
Mr. Parvez Farooqui will act as Compliance officer till further
-Mukta Arts Ltd. has informed that Mr. Ravi B Poplai has been
appointed as Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of the company
w.e.f July 21, 2004
- Mr. Pradeep Guha has been appointed as Additional Director on the
BODs of Mukta Arts Limited w.e.f. December 17, 2005.
- Mukta Arts Ltd.has declared an Interim Dividend of 40% on Equity
Shares of Rs 5/- each.
- Mukta Arts Ltd has declared an Interim Dividend of 40% on Equity
Shares of Rs 5/- each.
-The Chairman and Managing Director of the Company, Mr. Subhash Ghai
has acquired 5000 equity shares of Mukta Arts Limited on December 05,
2008 whereby his shareholding increases from 54.94% to 54.96%.
- Mukta Arts Ltd has declared an Interim Dividend @ 20% on face value
-Mukta Arts - Whistling Woods International, subsidiary of Mukta Arts
Ltd signs MoU with Centum Learning Limited, a Bharti associate
-Registered Office of the Company has been shifted from 6, Bashiron,
TPS-III, 28th Road, Bandra, Mumbai- 400 050 ToMukta House., Opp.
Whistling Woods Institute, Film City Complex, Goregaon East,
- MuktaArts - Acquired the Distribution Rights of English Film
- Mukta Arts launches Mukta A2 Cinemas - a cost effective multiplex
movie- watching experience with competitive ticket pricing, with its
first cineplex rollout at Centresquare Mall, Vadodara on July 15th,
- Mukta Arts have declared an Interim Dividend of 20% on Equity
Shares of Rs. 5/- each viz Re. 1 per equity share.
- Mukta Cinemas has commenced operations at its second multiplex,
based at Gulmohur Mall, Ahmedabad.
- Global film school to be set up in UK by subsidiary of Mukta arts
-Mukta Arts Ltd has entered into a contract with M/s. Zee
Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.
-Mukta Arts launches four theatres this festive season.
-Mukta Arts launches two properties with the film Kick.
-Mukta Arts Ltd has Memorandum of Understanding has been signed with
M/s. V. K. Universal Property Management Co.
-Mukta Arts Cinemas Screen Count reaches 36.
-Mukta Arts launches Three Screen Multiplex in Dehradun
--Mukta Cinemas has opened its two screen property at Goregaon
(Topiwala) and three screen property at Panvel.
-Mukta Arts opens its Bahrain Property