MUMBAI Jan 24 India's Larsen & Toubro (L&T)
expects to win orders worth 200 billion rupees to 250
billion rupees ($3.7-$4.7 billion) in the January-March quarter,
an executive said on Thursday.
The construction and engineering company expects to stay
within its guidance of 15-20 percent growth in its order book to
800 billion rupees to 840 billion rupees for the fiscal year
ending in March, from a year earlier, its chief financial
officer, R Shankar Raman, said.
L&T reported a 13 percent rise in net profit to 11.22
billion rupees for the third quarter, compared with 9.92 billion
rupees a year earlier. Sales rose 10 percent to 154.29 billion
($1 = 53.6850 Indian rupees)
(Reporting by Aditi Shah; Editing by Jijo Jacob)