Mar 31, 2015
1. Basis of Preparation:
These financial statements have been prepared in accordance with the generally accepted accounting principles in India under the historical cost convention on accrual basis. These financial statements have been prepared to comply in all material aspects with the accounting standards specified under section 143(10) and other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 2013.
2. Use of Estimates:
The preparation of financial statements requires the management of the Company to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported balances of assets and liabilities and as at the date of the financial statements and reported amounts of income and expense during the year. Examples of such estimates include provisions for doubtful debts, employee benefits, provision for income taxes, accounting for contract costs expected to be incurred, the useful lives of depreciable fixed assets. Future results could differ due to changes in these estimates and the difference between the actual results and the estimates are recognized in the period in which the results are known/materialize.
3. Revenue recognition:
Revenue is recognized to the extent it is probable that the economic benefits will flow to the company and the revenue can be reliably measured.
Sales of Software:
Revenues from the sale of equipment and software Licenses are recognized upon delivery, which is when title passes to the customer.
Sale of Software Development & Services:
Revenues from turnkey contracts, which are generally time bound fixed price contracts, are recognized over the life of the contract using the proportionate completion method, with contract costs determining the degree of completion. Foreseeable losses on such contracts are recognized when probable.
Power Generation Income:
Power generation income was recognized on the basis of electrical units generated and eligible to be adjusted against the units billed by the concerned authorities.
Dividends are recorded when the right to receive payment is established.
Interest income is recognised on time proportion basis taking into account the amount outstanding and the rate applicable.
All Other Incomes are recognized and recorded on accrual basis following Indian GAAP.
4. Fixed assets, Depreciation, Capital Work in progress (CWIP):
Fixed assets are stated at cost, less accumulated depreciation. Cost comprises of purchase price including incidental expenses relating to acquisition and installation. Fixed asset exclude individual asset costing less than Rs. 5,000/- or less which are not capitalized except when they are part of a larger capital investment.
The company provides depreciation on straight line methods as per the rate and in the manner prescribed in Schedule II of the Companies Act, 2013 Depreciation on fixed assets is provided on pro-rate-basis with reference to the date of addition.
Expenditure incurred during the construction period is treated as Capital Work in progress and allocated to assets as and when the assets are put to use.
Following are the rates of depreciation applied:
TYPE OF ASSET RATE APPLIED
Plant & Machinery 6.33%
Electrical Installations 9.50%
Furniture & Fixtures 9.50%
Computer Systems 15.83%
Office Equipment 19%
Investments are classified into current investments and Long term Investments. Current investments are carried at lower of cost and fair value. Long-term investments are stated at cost. Provision for diminution is made if necessary to recognize a decline, other than temporary in the value thereof.
Inventory is carried at the lower of cost and net realizable value. Cost includes all expenses incurred in bringing the goods to their present location and condition and is determined on a First in First out Basis (FIFO). Net realizable value is the estimated selling price in the ordinary course of business, less estimated costs of completion and to make the sale.
Electricity/Wind Power Units:
Inventory value is estimated at lower of cost and net realizable value where cost includes all expenses that can be allocated directly to the production of wind power units.
7. Tax on Income:
Provision for current tax is made on the basis of estimated taxable income and respectively for the current accounting period in accordance with the provisions of Income Tax Act 1961. Minimum Alternative Tax (MAT) paid in accordance with the tax laws, which gives future economic benefits in the form of adjustment to future income tax liability, is considered as an asset if there is convincing evidence that Company will pay normal income tax. Accordingly MAT is recognized as an asset in Balance Sheet when it is probable that future economic benefits associated with it will flow to the company.
Deferred tax resulting from "timing differences" between taxable and accounting income is accounted for using the tax rates and laws that are enacted or substantively enacted as on the balance sheet date. The deferred tax asset is recognized and carried forward only to the extent that there is a reasonable certainty that the asset will be realized in future. In situation where the company has carry forward tax losses, all deferred tax assets are recognized only if there is virtual certainty supported by convincing evidence that they can be realized against future taxable profits.
8. Employee Benefit:
Short Term Employee Benefit:
Short Term Employees Benefits are recognized as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year in which the related services is rendered.
Post-Employment Benefit Plans:
Company's contribution paid/payable during the year to Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance Corporation and Labour Welfare Fund are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.
Contribution to all defined contribution retirement benefit schemes are recognized as an expense when employees have rendered services entitling them to such benefit. There are no undefined retirement plans.
9. Share-Based Payments
The company accounts for equity settled stock options as per the accounting treatment prescribed by Securities and Exchange Board of India (share based employee benefits) Regulations, 2014 and the Guidance Note on Employee Share-based Payments issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India using the intrinsic value method.
10. Borrowing Cost:
Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalized as part of the cost of that assets. A qualifying asset is one that necessarily takes substantial period of time to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are recognized as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.
11. Prior Period Items:
Prior period expenses/income are accounted under the respective heads. Material items, if any, are disclosed separately on the face of Profit and loss account/by way of note.
12. Earnings per share:
Earnings per share are calculated by dividing the net profit or loss for the year attributable to equity shareholders, by the weighted average number of equity shares outstanding during the period.
Diluted earnings per share are calculated by dividing the net profit or loss for the year attributable to equity shareholders, by the weighted average number of current equity shares outstanding during the period and potential equity shares.
13. Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Assets:
Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognized when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognized but are disclosed in the notes. Contingent assets are neither recognized nor disclosed in the financial statements.
Provisions for bad and doubtful debts are assessed by the management at each balance sheet date to assess whether it is adequate. Short/ Excess provisions is made/ written back on the basis of such management.
The carrying amounts of the assets belonging to each cash generating unit ('CGU') are reviewed at each balance sheet date to assess whether they are recorded in excess of their recoverable amounts and where carrying amounts exceed the recoverable amount of the asset's CGU, assets are written down to their recoverable amount. Recoverable amount is the greater of the asset's net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and risks specific to the asset. After impairment, depreciation is provided on the revised carrying amount of the asset over its remaining useful life. The impairment loss recognized in prior accounting periods is reversed if there has been a change in estimates of recoverable amount. The carrying value after reversal is not increased beyond the carrying value that would have prevailed by charging usual depreciation if there was no impairment.
14. Cash & Cash Equivalents:
Cash and cash equivalents in the cash flow statement comprise cash at bank and in hand, cheques on hand and short- term investments in Banks in the form of Fixed Deposits with an original maturity of three months or less. Cash flows are reported using the indirect method, whereby profit before tax is adjusted for the effects of transactions of non-cash nature, any deferrals or accruals of past or future operating cash receipts or payments and item of income or expenses associated with investing or financing cash flows. Cash flows from operating, investing and financing activities of the Company are segregated, accordingly.
15. Segment Reporting:
Company has identified two reporting divisions: 1) Enterprise Geospatial & Engineering Solution and Products and 2) Wind Power Division. The figures of Segments have been reported in Note 32 of Notes to Accounts.
16. Other Accounting Policy:
These are consistent with the generally accepted accounting practices.