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P&G Q2 net profit up 62% at Rs147 crore

Net sales during the quarter under review stood at Rs713.23 crore, up 10.74% as against Rs644.03 crore in the year-ago period

New Delhi: FMCG major Procter and Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd (P&G) on Saturday reported a 61.81% jump in the net profit to Rs146.7 crore for the second quarter ended 31 December.

The company, which follows July to June fiscal, had posted a net profit of Rs90.66 crore in the same quarter last fiscal, it said in a BSE filing.

Net sales during the quarter under review stood at Rs713.23 crore, up 10.74% as against Rs644.03 crore in the year-ago period, it added.

Overall expenses during the quarter stood at Rs511.84 crore, down 3.81% compared with Rs532.12 crore in the corresponding quarter last year.

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