RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC: Transaction in Own Shares

For immediate release 

                          Purchase of own securities                           

On 28 February 2013, Reckitt Benckiser Group plc acquired from HSBC Bank plc,
100,000 of its ordinary shares at an average price of £44.3814 per ordinary
share. These shares will be held as treasury shares.

Following the purchase and non-cancellation of these ordinary shares, the
Company has:

 1. 15,835,524 shares held as treasury shares; and
     2. 718,744,266 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares)

Liz Richardson          Reckitt Benckiser Group plc       01753 217800

Charles Spencer         HSBC Bank plc                    0207 991 1505


-0- Feb/28/2013 16:57 GMT

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