Mumbai: Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd reported a 12% increase in net profit to 97.30 crore for the third quarter ended 31 March, from 86.89 crore a year-ago.

The maker of Whisper and Vicks saw its net sales grow by 11% to 613.23 crore in the quarter under review, from 554.84 crore a year ago.

On Thursday, shares of Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care, which announced its results after market hours, closed at 6,404.35 a piece, up 0.53% on the BSE, while the Sensex was up 0.64% to 25262.21 points.