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India's Hindustan Unilever Dec-Qtr Profit Up About 28 pct


Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Hindustan Unilever Ltd ::DEC QUARTER PROFIT 13.26 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT OF 10.38 BILLION RUPEES LAST YEAR.CONSENSUS FORECAST FOR DEC QUARTER PROFIT WAS 11.58 BILLION RUPEES.DEC QUARTER TOTAL INCOME 87.42 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 84 BILLION RUPEES LAST YEAR.SAYS DEC-QUARTER EXCEPTIONAL CHARGE OF 210 MILLION RUPEES.HINDUSTAN UNILEVER - ESTIMATED VALUE OF 1.19 BILLION RUPEES PROACTIVELY DISCLOSED TO CBEC ON GST RATE CUT ; CO OFFERED TO PAY SUO MOTU TO GOVERNMENT.