The profit in the year-ago quarter stood at Rs 64.37 crore, as per a BSE filing.
According to the filing, total income of the firm rose to Rs 2,673.25 crore in the latest quarter from Rs 2,179.08 crore in the year-ago period.
Total income during 2018-19 increased to Rs 13,627.29 crore from Rs 11,518.49 crore in 2017-18.
Net profit dipped to Rs 262.32 crore in 2018-19 from Rs 319.20 crore in the previous year.
The company's board recommended a dividend at the rate of 40 per cent (Rs 4 per equity share) on 29,60,08,321 fully paid up equity shares of Rs 10 each.
During 2018-19, loan amounting to Rs 385.77 crore has been written off post resolution of such amounts.
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