Bangalore. 28 October 2020. Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has paid a total dividend of 280% to the Government of India for the Financial Year 2019-20.

M V Gowtama, Chairman & Managing Director, BEL, presented the 140% Final Dividend cheque of Rs. 174,43,63,569.20/- (Rupees One Hundred Seventy-four Crores Forty-Three Lakhs Sixty-three Thousand Five Hundred Sixty-nine and Twenty Paise only), payable on the shares held by the President of India, to the Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, at New Delhi on October 28, 2020. The Interim Dividend of 140% (on face value of Re. 1 per equity share) was paid to the Government of India in February 2020.