A fire broke out at Asian Paints Ltd's paint manufacturing facility in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, today in the afternoon.
The fire has been brought under control. The Company is in the process of assessing the extent of damage. The manufacturing operations of the plant have been affected.
This will not have any impact on the business operations of the Company.
Shares of ASIAN PAINTS LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.1496.4 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 1514.75. The total number of shares traded during the day was 24122 in over 1245 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 1519.9 and intraday low of 1486.95. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 36110130.