Nov 14 (Reuters) - Vodafone Idea Ltd reported a second-quarter loss on Wednesday, in its first quarterly result since Vodafone Plc merged its Indian operations with Idea Cellular in August.
Loss after tax was 49.74 billion rupees ($687.92 million) in the quarter ended Sept. 30, the company said in a statement here
Revenue from operations was 76.64 billion rupees.
Second-quarter results include numbers for Idea Cellular up to Aug. 30 and Vodafone Idea from Aug. 31 to Sept. 30, and are not comparable to earlier periods, the company said. ($1 = 72.3050 Indian rupees) (Reporting by Arnab Paul in Bengaluru; Editing by Sunil Nair and Shounak Dasgupta)