Net sales also down 3.2% at Rs 2,232 cr
Net sales also were down 3.2% at Rs 2,232 crore as against Rs 2,307 crore in March 2011.
The company announced an interim dividend of Rs 10 per share.
BEL's scrip was trading 0.8% lower on BSE at Rs 1,480.
Consolidated net sales of the company rose by 38% to Rs 2,465.9 cr