Analysts on an average had expected profit of Rs 1.24 billion on revenue of Rs 15.05 billion for the quarter.
Amara Raja Batteries said the automotive battery business clocked healthy volume growth across the OE and after market segment.
The industrial battery business recorded significant growth in UPS segment and volumes in telecom segment have seen a jump over previous quarter even as overall demand in telecom continues to be subdued, it added.
"The robust growth numbers reported from auto sectors augur well for the company and we have been able to strengthen our position in both OE and replacement market segment," Amara Raja Batteries CEO S Vijayanand said.
At 10:28 AM; the stock was trading 6.5% higher at Rs 850 on BSE, as compared to 0.66% rise in the S&P BSE Sensex. A combined 967,530 shares changed hands on the counter on BSE and NSE so far.