Mumbai, Jan 28 (Agencies):  Bank of Baroda on Friday reported 28.39 per cent growth at Rs 1,068.88 crore in stand- alone profit for the third quarter ended December 31, 2010.

The state run Bank of Baroda had posted a profit of Rs 832.49 crore in the same period last fiscal.

The total income rose to Rs 6,342.30 in the period under review from Rs 4,836.62 crore in the year-ago period, the lender said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange.

Shares of Bank of Baroda were trading at Rs 836 a piece, down 0.98 per cent from its last closing.