As per the new data showed, five Central public sector entities have paid Rs 1,203 crore as dividend to the government.
The total dividend payouts by public sector enterprises to the Central government now stands at Rs 14,778 crore for this fiscal following the latest tranche.
These entities include IRCTC, SAIL, HUDCO.
Tuhin Kanta Pandey, Secretary, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM), tweeted, “Government has respectively received about Rs 604 crore, Rs 450 crore and Rs 37 crore from SAIL, HUDCO and IREL as dividend tranches.”
Government has respectively received about Rs 604 crore, Rs 450 crore and Rs 37 crore from SAIL, HUDCO and IREL as dividend tranches. pic.twitter.com/w1j8AKC60t— Secretary, DIPAM (@SecyDIPAM) October 6, 2022
In addition to this, the government has also received Rs 81 crore and Rs 31 crore from IRCTC and Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Ltd respectively as dividend tranches, Pandey said in another tweet.