The government today invited bids from transaction advisors for the sale process of three PSUs, including Dredging Corporation of India
The government plans to sell 100% stake in HLL LifeCare Ltd and Indian Medicines Pharmaceutical Corporation Limited (IMPCL) through strategic sale via a two-stage auction process.
Entities willing to act as transaction advisors for these companies would have to submit their bids by January 29. The government currently holds 73.47% in Dredging Corporation, which is under the administrative control of the shipping ministry.
The total turnover of the company in financial year 2016 -17 was Rs 599.69 crore. The networth of the company as on September 30, 2017 was Rs 1,547.57 crore.
Shares of Dredging Corporation were trading at Rs 882.05, up 2.98% on the BSE. IMPCL, under the Ministry of AYUSH, is a joint venture of the Government of India (97.61%) and the Uttarakhand state government (2.39%).
The total turnover of the company in financial year 2016 -17 was Rs 66.45 crore. The networth of the company as on September 30, 2017 was Rs 65.49 crore. Listed firm HLL Lifecare is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.