Vedanta share price zoomed 9 percent in intra-day deals on hitting a one-month high of Rs 259.80

If we look at the record of the last four days, it has increased by 11 percent.

The main reason for the rise in share price is the reduction in taxes by the government

The windfall tax cut benefits Vedanta's Cairn Oil & Gas

Vedanta has declared a dividend of Rs 19.50 per equity share amounting to Rs 7,250 crore with July 27 as the record date

A dividend is usually a part of the profit that the company shares with its shareholders

Dividends can be paid in cash, stocks, or any other form that a company chooses

Dividends are often distributed quarterly

final dividends paid out at the end of the year, and sporadic special dividends, Vedanta has been giving money back to shareholders.