Pursuant to section 125 of the Companies Act, 2013, the Central Government has established a Fund called Investor Education and Protection Fund (IEPF) which is credited, inter- alia, with the amount of dividend remaining unclaimed / unpaid for a period of 7 years from the date they are transferred to Unpaid Dividend Account. Accordingly, the company has transferred the unpaid/ unclaimed amount pertaining to Final Dividend for the financial year 2008 - 09 and Interim Dividend for the financial year 2009-2010 respectively to the IEPF.
Accordingly, the details of such unpaid / unclaimed amounts alongwith their respective due dates for transfer to IEPF are provided for the benefit of investors. The Shareholders / Depositors may please claim their unclaimed / unpaid amount due to them by making a request to the Company giving their particulars before the same are transferred to the IEPF.
Once unclaimed dividend is transferred to IEPF, no claim shall lie in respect thereof either with the Company or IEPF