Hyderabad, Jan 31 (PTI) State-owned NMDC Ltd Thursday said its net profit for the quarter ended December 31 was up by 78 per cent to Rs 1,557 crore against Rs 887 during the same quarter last fiscal.Also Read - Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif Make us Believe in LOVE, Share Romantic Video From Birthday Bash - Watch

According to a regulatory filing, the miner said the total income during the quarter under discussion grew by about 47 per cent to Rs 3,786 crore. Also Read - IPL 2022: BIG Jolt For Kolkata Knight Riders; Ajinkya Rahane Ruled Out Of Tournament

It was Rs 2,580 crore in the third quarter of 2017-18. Also Read - Hemis Festival 2022: Date, Significance And Highlights of The 2-Day Cultural Event in Ladakh

For the nine-month period, NMDC clocked Rs 8,902 crore income against Rs 8,081 crore in the corresponding period last fiscal.

Net profit for the first three quarters stood at Rs 3,188 crore against Rs 3,806 during the same period in FY18.

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