May 12 (Reuters) - Nestle India Ltd posted a near 7 percent rise in its March-quarter profit on Friday, helped by higher domestic sales.
Profit rose to 3.07 billion rupees ($47.75 million), compared with 2.87 billion rupees a year earlier, the Indian unit of packaged food giant Nestle SA said. (bit.ly/2qcMsEa)
Domestic sales rose about 10 percent to 24.09 billion rupees.
$1 = 64.2980 Indian rupees Reporting by Krishna V Kurup; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu