March 10 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has exercised options to acquire 10,500 shares of the electric-vehicle maker, U.S. securities filing showed on Friday.

(This story has been corrected to say that Musk has exercised option to buy Tesla shares and removes reference to $50,000 in headline and paragraph 1)

Reporting by Akanksha Khushi and Anirudh Saligrama in Bengaluru; Editing by Sandra Maler

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