L&T Construction bags orders worth Rs 18.81 bn from India, Kuwait, Egypt

A logo of Larsen and Toubro (L&T) is pictured outside its Corporate office in Mumbai | Photo: Reuters

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Monday said the power transmission and distribution business of its arm L&T Construction has bagged orders worth Rs 18.81 billion in the domestic and international markets.

"The business has secured major orders for constructing 22 132/11kV substations in Kuwait," the engineering and construction major said in a BSE filing.

Additional orders have been received from ongoing transmission line projects in India and Egypt, it added.

Shares of the company were trading at Rs 1,227.30 apiece, down 0.16 per cent, from the previous close on BSE.