Reliance Industries Ltd had earlier announced that Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited (‘RSBVL’), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, had acquired 17.37% shareholding in SkyTran Inc. on a fully diluted basis.
Subsequent to our disclosure dated November 7, 2019, RSBVL acquired convertible notes in two tranches, the first one on November 29, 2019 and the second one on March 23, 2020, which got converted into shares of SkyTran Inc. on April 27, 2020 upon certain conditions being satisfied. Consequent upon this, the shareholding of RSBVL in SkyTran Inc. stood increased to 26.31% on a fully diluted basis.
No regulatory approvals were required in India for the aforesaid acquisition of shares. The investment does not fall within related party transaction and none of the Company’s promoter I promoter group I group companies have interest in skyTran Inc.
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