The Nomination, Remuneration and Compensation Committee has on date allotted 1,939 equity shares of Rs. 10/- of the Company to Option Grantees upon exercise of stock options under the Company's Employee Stock Option Scheme.

On allotment, the equity share capital of the Company stands increased to 28,86,57,822 equity shares of Rs. 10/- each aggregating to Rs. 2,88,65,78,220/-