Zandu Realty

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Zandu Realty Ltd
Type Public (BSE506720NSEZANDUREALT)
Industry Pharmaceutical, Real Estate
Founded October 1910
Mumbai, India
Headquarters Mumbai, India, India
Products Formulations & Bulk Drugs
Employees 2000 (2009)[1]
Website Official Website

Zandu Realty Limited (formerly Zandu Pharmaceutical Works Limited)[2] is an international pharmaceutical company based in Mumbai, India.[3] Company's core business of manufacturing and dealing in ayurvedic and medicinal preparations.

History[edit]

Established in 1910 by Pattani, Prime Minister of the erstwhile state of Bhavnagar, Zandu went public in 1919 with the issuance of stocks. [4]

The company derives its name from Vaidhya Zandu Bhattji, the original founder of the firm named Zandu Pharmaceuticals. He was a renowned Vaidhya not only of Gujarat but India in late 19th century and early 20th century. The Vaidhya family's stake has been sold to Emami recently [5]

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