Home-grown consumer goods company Jyothy Laboratories Ltd. (JLL), on Wednesday, said it had raised Rs.263 crore via preferential allotment of shares to a promoter group firm. The company has allotted 1.5 crore equity shares of Re.1 each at a price of Rs.175.15 per equity share to Sahayadri Agencies Ltd. Post allotment, the paid-up equity capital of Jyothy Labs has increased to Rs.18.10 crore from Rs.16.60 crore. With this, the promoter holding in JLL has gone up from 63.69 per cent to 66.7 per cent, a company release said here. — PTI