Vedanta Resources PLC
30 March 2007
In accordance with the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1 Vedanta
Resources Plc ('Vedanta') today notifies the market of the following:
As at the date of this announcement Vedanta's issued share capital includes
287,515,622 ordinary shares of US 10 cents each, of which 287,507,876 carry
voting rights in relation to all circumstances at general meetings of Vedanta.
The remaining 7,746 ordinary shares of US 10 Cents each were issued on the
conversion of certain convertible bonds issued by one of Vedanta's subsidiaries.
These 7,746 ordinary shares are held through a global depositary receipt and, as
a result, carry no voting rights. There are no shares held in treasury by
The increase in voting shares results from the issue of 726,681 ordinary shares
of US 10 cents each after LTIP grants options were exercised by employee.
The above figure of 287,507,876 may be used by shareholders (and others with
notification obligations) as the denominator for the calculations by which they
will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change in
their interest in, Vedanta under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.
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