New Delhi, May 15 -- The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has penalised around 250 companies for non-compliance with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Listing Obligation and Disclosure Requirement Regulations (LODR) 2015. Violations include non-appointment of woman director, compliance officer, share transfer agent and delay in intimation of board meeting.

Few companies that were penalised include Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), Jet Airways (India) Limited, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), InterGlobe Aviation Limited, IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) among others.

According to the NSE statement, around 72 c...