RDB Industries Ltd, promoted by Sunderlal Dugar is engaged in the busines sof Real Estate Development and manufacture of Cigarettes. The company was incorporated on Nov 15 1991 as R D Builders and Developers and subsequently changed its name to the present one in 1994. The company took over the assets of New Tobacco Company on lease for three years in 1994. The same year(Dec 1994) the company went public with a premium of Rs. 10 to part-finance its longterm working capital requirements. Further it has also started commercial production of cigarettes in May 1994 in Calcutta but it has yet to start production in Andhra pradesh. The company is examining the feasibility of further lines of business activities into related businesses and strategic ventures and alliances. In 2003 the company has entered into an agreement with Sampoorna Asia Pte Ltd. to import and distribute cigarettes under Exclusive brand in India.