National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has declared a total dividend amount of Rs.322.15 crore which is 25 per cent of the paid up capital for the financial year 2012-13.

Out of Rs.261.13 crore payable to Union government, the company had earlier paid Rs.156.68 crore as interim dividend. The cheque for final dividend amounting to Rs.104.45 crore was handed over to Dinsha J. Patel, Union Minister of Mines, by Ansuman Das, CMD, NALCO, in New Delhi on Tuesday, NALCO said here.