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Centre likely to get Rs 8,044 crore as dividend from CIL

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

The is expected to get Rs 8,044 crore as interim from state-owned Ltd for the fiscal year 2017-18.

The miner's board of directors have approved payment of interim for the current fiscal at a rate of Rs 16.50 per share, it said in an exchange filing.

The Centre will also garner around Rs 2,085 crore as tax from the major, a senior official told

The company's total payout on account of dividend is to the tune of Rs 10,242 crore.

The government currently holds 78.5 per cent in Coal India.

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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 17:10 IST