NEW DELHI: Shares of Reliance Communications soared over 14 per cent on Tuesday amid reports that lenders of the debt ridden firm have approved the sale of its real estate assets in Delhi and Chennai to a Canada-based company.
The stock surged 14.10 per cent to Rs 13.75 on BSE. On NSE, shares of the company zoomed 14.10 per cent to Rs 13.75.
“Lenders have approved sale of real estate assets RCom holds in Delhi and Chennai for Rs 801 crore to Brookfield,” a source privy to the development told PTI on Monday on condition of anonymity.
Brookfield is Canada-based asset management firm.
When contacted RCom declined to comment on the development, while email query sent to Brookfield elicited no reply.
he proceeds will be used for retiring debts, the source said.
RCom is reeling under Rs 45,000 crore debt.