Hindustan Zinc has recommended final divided of 45 per cent ( Rs. 0.90 per share of face value Rs. 2) for the year ended March 31, 2012.

The total divided for the year is 120 per cent (Rs. 2.40 per share).

In a filing with the Bombay Stock Exchange, the company said that it had posted a net profit of Rs. 1,412.84 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 against Rs, 1,771.27 crore in the same period in the previous year. Total income had declined to Rs. 3,516.06 crore from Rs. 3,545.89 crore.

For the year ended March 31, 2012, the company reported a net profit of Rs. 5,526.04 crore against Rs. 4,900,.49 crore in the previous year. Total income had risen to Rs. 12,948.14 crore from Rs. 10,905.19 crore.

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