Vedanta Res PLC VED NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES

  Vedanta Res PLC (VED) - NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES

RNS Number : 5725N
Vedanta Resources PLC
01 October 2012











TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES



1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of    
existing shares to which voting rights are attached:
                                                         Vedanta Resources Plc



2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):


An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                Yes


An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may
result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights
are attached


An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to
qualifying financial instruments


An event changing the breakdown of voting rights


Other (please specify):                          



3. Full name of person(s) subject to the    Government of Singapore Investment
notification obligation:                    Corporation Pte Ltd


4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if          Chase Nominees Ltd
different from 3.):
                                            

5. Date of the transaction and date on      
which the threshold is crossed or reached:
                                             28 September 2012

6. Date on which issuer notified:           

                                            1 October 2012
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or      
reached:
                                             Above 4%




8. Notified details:
A: Voting rights attached to shares


Class/type   Situation previous    Resulting situation after the triggering
of           to the triggering     transaction
shares       transaction

if possible  Number     Number     Number     Number of voting    % of voting
using        of         of         of shares  rights              rights
the ISIN     Shares     Voting
CODE                    Rights                Direct     Indirect Direct   Indirect
Ordinary
shares

            11,388,845 11,388,845 11,395,641 11,395,641   4.2874%  0
                                                         0
ISIN:

GB0033277061



B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of financial Expiration Exercise/  Number of voting      % of voting
instrument        date       Conversion rights that may be    rights
                             Period     acquired if the
                                        instrument is
                                        exercised/ converted.

                                        
N/A               N/A        N/A        N/A                   N/A

                             

                             



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial
Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction


Type of       Exercise   Expiration   Exercise/   Number of    % of voting
financial     price      date         Conversion  voting       rights
instrument                            period      rights
                                                  instrument   
                                                  refers to
                                                               Nominal  Delta

                                                                          
N/A          N/A       N/A         N/A        N/A          N/A     N/A



Total (A+B+C)


Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
      11,395,641                  4.2874%



9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable:
N/A



Proxy Voting:

N/A
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                    N/A

N/A
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold:     N/A

N/A
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: N/A





13. Additional information:   Contact address of person subject to
                              notification obligation:

                              

                              168 Robinson Road,
                              Capital Tower #37-01,
                              Singapore 068912

                              
14. Contact name:             Lim Eng Kok / Gary Wang


15. Contact telephone number: (65) 6889 8932 / (65) 6889 8298





















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