"The said special dividend will be paid to the eligible shareholders electronically through bank transfer on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. In case the current Covid-19 lockdown scenario gets extended, the physical warrants/demand drafts, (for shareholders who have not registered their bank mandate with the Company), will be printed and dispatched post removal of the lockdown," it said in a statement. READ HERE
The stock of the pharmaceutical company was trading close to its 52-week high of Rs 4,930 touched on March 3, 2020.
At 02:53 pm, it was up 8.5 per cent at Rs 4,775 on the BSE, as against a 1.5 per cent rise in the S&P BSE Sensex. A combined 253,000 equity shares have changed hands on the counter on the NSE and BSE till the time of writing of this report.