The announcement was made during market hours today, 14 June 2019.
Meanwhile, the S&P BSE Sensex was down by 156.37 points, or 0.39% to 39,584.99.
On the BSE, 65,000 shares were traded in the counter so far compared with average daily volumes of 25,000 shares in the past two weeks. The stock had hit a high of Rs 294.50 and a low of Rs 277 so far during the day. It hit a 52-week high of Rs. 326.55 on 17 August 2018 and a 52-week low of Rs 190 on 2 July 2018.
RITES announced that a meeting of board of directors of the company will be held on 24 June 2019, to consider the proposal for issuance of bonus shares.
RITES reported a rise of 70.18% in the net profit to Rs 131.82 crore on a 33.34% rise in the total revenue to Rs 761.84 crore in Q4 March 2019 over Q4 March 2018.
RITES is a Miniratna (Category-I) Schedule A' Public Sector Enterprise and a leading player in the transport consultancy and engineering sector in India, having diversified services and geographical reach.