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Auditor Report of Cosmo Films Ltd.

Mar 31, 2015

Report on the Standalone Financial Statements

1. We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of Cosmo Films Limited, ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31 March 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss, the Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended,and a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management's Responsibility for the Standalone

Financial Statements

2. The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these standalone financial statements, that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies(Accounts) Rules, 2014 (as amended). This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Act; safeguarding the assets of the Company; preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor's Responsibility

3. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone financial statements based on our audit.

4. We have taken into account the provisions of the Act, the accounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made thereunder.

5. We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified under Section 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the standalone financial statements are free from material misstatement.

6. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and the disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor's judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal financial controls relevant to the Company's preparation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances, but not for the purpose of expressing an opinion on whether the Company has in place an adequate internal financial controls system over financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company's Directors, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

7. We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the standalone financial statements.

Opinion

8. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid standalone financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31 March 2015, and its profit and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory

Requirements

9. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order, 2015 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Section 143(11) of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order.

10. As required by Section143(3) of the Act, we report that:

a. we have sought and obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

b. in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as it appears from our examination of those books

c. the standalone financial statements dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account in our opinion, the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards specified underSection 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014 (as amended);

d. on the basis of the written representations received from the directors as on 31 March 2015 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31 March 2015 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section164(2) of the Act;

e. with respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report in accordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules, 2014, in our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us:

i. As detailed in note no. 27 to the Standalone Financial Statements, the Company has disclosed the impact of pendinf litigations on its Standalone Financial position.

ii. the Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts for which there were any material foreseeable losses; and

iii. there has been no delay in transferring amounts, required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company

Annexure to the Independent Auditors' Report of even date to the members of Cosmo Films Limited, on the financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2015

Based on the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting a true and fair view on the financial statements of the Company and taking into consideration the information and explanations given to us and the books of account and other records examined by us in the normal course of audit, we report that:

(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year and no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification. In our opinion, the frequency of verification of the fixed assets is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets.

(ii) (a) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year, except for goods in transit.

(b) The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

(c) The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory and no material discrepancies between physical inventory and book records were noticed on physical verification.

(iii) The Company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 3(iii)(a) and 3(iii)(b) of the Order are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, no major weakness has been noticed in the internal control system in respect of these areas.

(v) The Company has not accepted any deposits within the meaning of Sections 73 to 76 of the Act and the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 2014 (as amended).

Accordingly, the provisions of clause 3(v) of the Order are not applicable.

(vi) We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records under sub-section (1) of Section 148 of the Act in respect of Company's products/services and are of the opinion that, prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained. However, we have not made a detailed examination of the cost records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

(vii)(a) The Company is regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, employees' state insurance, income-tax, sales-tax, wealth tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, cess and other material statutory dues, as applicable, with the appropriate authorities. Further, no undisputed amounts payable in respect thereof were outstanding at the year-end for a period of more than six months from the date they become payable.

(b) The dues outstanding in respect of income-tax, sales-tax, wealth tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax and cess on account of any dispute, are as follows:

Name of the Nature of dues Amount Amount paid under statute (Rs. in crores) protest (Rs. in crores)

Central Excise Excise duty 3.69 - and Custom Act Excise duty 1.53 -

Excise duty 0.40 -

Service tax 0.08 -

Maharashtra Sales tax 2.08 0.43 VAT Act

Sales tax 3.45 0.73

Sales tax 0.61 -

Income Tax Income tax 1.07 1.07 Act, 1961 and penalty

Income tax 4.83 4.83 and penalty

Income tax 2.98 2.98 and penalty

Income tax 5.57 1.32 and penalty

Name of the Period to which Forum where statute the amount relates dispute is pending Central Excise 1997-98 to 2001-02 Appellate Tribunal and Custom Act 2003-04 to 2007-08 2011-12 to 2012-13

1983-84 to 1985-86 Commissioner 2008-09 and 2009-10 Appeals

1997-2000 & 2002-07 High Court

2005-06 to 2010-11 Commissioner 2012-13 Appeals

Maharashtra 2007-08 Joint Commissioner VAT Act Sales Tax, Aurangabad

2008-09 Joint Commissioner of Sales Tax, Aurangabad

2009-10 Maharashtra Sales Tax Tribunal

Income Tax 1997-98 High Court Act, 1961 2002-03 Hon'ble Supreme Court of India

2008-09 Income Tax Appellate Tribunal

2009-10 Income Tax Appellate Tribunal

(c) The Company has transferred the amount required to be transferred to the investor education and protection fund in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and rules made thereunder within the specified time.

(viii) In our opinion, the Company has no accumulated losses at the end of the financial year and it has not incurred cash losses in the current and the immediately preceding financial year.

(ix) The Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any bank or financial institution during the year. The Company did not have any outstanding debentures during the year.

(x) The Company has given a guarantee in respect of loans taken by subsidiaries from banks, in respect of which no commission is charged from the subsidiaries. In our opinion, having regard to the long term involvement with the subsidiary companies and considering the explanations given to us in this regard, the terms and conditions of the above are not, prima facie, prejudicial to the interests of the Company. The Company did not have any guarantees outstanding at the year end.

(xi) In our opinion, the Company has applied the term loans for the purpose for which these loans were obtained.

(xii) No fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the period covered by our audit.

For Walker Chandiok & Co LLP (Formerly Walker, Chandiok & Co) Chartered Accountants Firm's Registration No.: 001076N/N500013

per Neeraj Goel Partner Membership No.: 99514

Place:New Delhi Date:22 May 2015


Mar 31, 2014

1. We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Cosmo Films Limited, ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31 March 2014, and the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended, and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management''s Responsibility for the Financial Statements

2. Management is responsible for the preparation of these financial statements, that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards notified under Companies Act, 1956 ("the Act") reads with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13 September 2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013. This responsibility includes the design, implementation and maintenance of internal control relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditors'' Responsibility

3. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Those Standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.

4. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditors'' judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal control relevant to the Company''s preparation and fair presentation of the financial statements in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances but not for the purpose of expressing an opinion on the effectiveness of the Company''s internal control. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

5. We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion.

Opinion

6. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

i) in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31 March 2014;

ii) in the case of Statement of Profit and Loss, of the profit for the year ended on that date; and

iii) in the case of the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

7. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

8. As required by Section 227(3) of the Act, we report that:

a. we have obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

b. in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of those books;

c. the financial statements dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

d. in our opinion, the financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards notified under the Companies Act, 1956 read with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13 September 2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013 ; and

e. on the basis of written representations received from the directors, as on 31 March 2014 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31 March 2014 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of Section 274 of the Act.

Annexure to the Independent Auditors'' Report of even date to the members of Cosmo Films Limited, on the financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2014

Based on the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting a true and fair view on the financial statements of the Company and taking into consideration the information and explanations given to us and the books of account and other records examined by us in the normal course of audit, we report that:

(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) The Company has a regular program of physical verification of its fixed assets under which fixed assets are verified in a phased manner over a period of three years, which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) In our opinion, a substantial part of fixed assets has not been disposed off during the year.

(ii) (a) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year, except for goods-in-transit.

(b) The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

(c) The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory and no material discrepancies between physical inventory and book records were noticed on physical verification.

(iii) (a) The Company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(b) to 4(iii)(d) of the Order are not applicable.

(e) The Company has not taken any loans, secured or unsecured from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(f) and 4(iii)(g) of the Order are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, no major weakness has been noticed in the internal control system in respect of these areas.

(v) (a) In our opinion, the particulars of all contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion, the transactions made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements and exceeding the value of Rs. 5 lakhs in respect of any party during the year have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

(vi) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public within the meaning of Sections 58A and 58AA of the Act and the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 1975. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(vi) of the Order are not applicable.

(vii) In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business.

(viii)We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act in respect of Company''s products and are of the opinion that, prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained. However, we have not made a detailed examination of the cost records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

(ix) The Company is regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, investor education and protection fund, employees'' state insurance, income-tax, sales- tax, wealth tax, service tax, custom duty, excise duty, cess and other material statutory dues, as applicable, with the appropriate authorities. Further, no undisputed amounts payable in respect thereof were outstanding at the year-end for a period of more than six months from the date they become payable.

(x) In our opinion, the Company has no accumulated losses at the end of the financial year and it has not incurred cash losses in the current and the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) The Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any bank or financial institution during the year. The Company did not have any outstanding debentures during the year.

(xii) The Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiii) In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/ mutual benefit fund/ society. Accordingly, provisions of clause 4(xiii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiv) In our opinion, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xiv) of the Order are not applicable.

(xv) The Company has given a guarantee in respect of loans taken by subsidiaries from banks, in respect of which no commission is charged from the subsidiaries. In our opinion, having regard to the long term involvement with the subsidiary companies and considering the explanations given to us in this regard, the terms and conditions of the above are not, prima facie, prejudicial to the interests of the Company.

(xvi) In our opinion, the Company has applied the term loans for the purpose for which these loans were obtained.

(xvii) In our opinion, no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment by the Company.

(xviii) During the year, the Company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xviii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xix) The Company has neither issued nor had any outstanding debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the Order are not applicable.

(xx) The Company has not raised any money by public issues during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the Order are not applicable.

(xxi) According to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the year, except for an instance of fraud (as described in note 41 to the financial statements) perpetrated by an outside party with respect to misappropriation of funds aggregating to Rs. 0.15 crores receivable from one of the customers of the Company. The Company has filed complaint with Cyber Crime cell and is in the process of recovering these amounts.

For Walker, Chandiok & Co (formerly Walker, Chandiok & Co) Chartered Accountants Firm Registration No.: 001076N

per Neeraj Goel Partner Membership No.: 99514 Place: New Delhi Date: 20 May 2014


Mar 31, 2013

Report on the Financial Statements

1. We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Cosmo Films Limited, ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31, 2013, and the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended, and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management''s Responsibility for the Financial Statements

2. Management is responsible for the preparation of these financial statements, that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of Section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956 ("the Act"). This responsibility includes the design, implementation and maintenance of internal control relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditors'' Responsibility

3. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Those Standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.

4. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditors'' judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal control relevant to the Company''s preparation and fair presentation of the financial statements in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.

5. We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion.

Opinion

6. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

i) in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at March 31, 2013

ii) in the case of Statement of Profit and Loss, of the profit for the year ended on that date; and

iii) in the case of the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

7. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2003 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

8. As required by Section 227(3) of the Act, we report that:

a. we have obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

b. in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of those books;

c. the financial statements dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

d. in our opinion, the financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in sub- section (3C) of Section 211 of the Act; and

e. on the basis of written representations received from the directors, as on March 31, 2013 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on March 31, 2013 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of Section 274 of the Act.

Annexure to the Independent Auditors'' Report of even date to the members of Cosmo Films Limited, on the financial statements for the year ended March 31, 2013

Based on the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting a true and fair view on the financial statements of the Company and taking into consideration the information and explanations given to us and the books of account and other records examined by us in the normal course of audit, we report that:

(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) The Company has a regular program of physical verification of its fixed assets under which fixed assets are verified in a phased manner over a period of three years, which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) In our opinion, a substantial part of fixed assets has not been disposed off during the year.

(ii) (a) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year, except for goods-in-transit and stocks lying with third parties. For stocks lying with third parties at the year-end, written confirmations have been obtained by the management.

(b) The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

(c) The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory and no material discrepancies between physical inventory and book records were noticed on physical verification.

(iii) (a) The Company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(b) to 4(iii)(d) of the Order are not applicable.

(b) The Company has not taken any loans, secured or unsecured from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(f) and 4(iii)(g) of the Order are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, no major weakness has been noticed in the internal control system in respect of these areas.

(v) (a) In our opinion, the particulars of all contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion, the transactions made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements and exceeding the value of Rs5 lakhs in respect of any party during the year have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

(vi) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public within the meaning of Sections 58A and 58AA of the Act and the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 1975. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(vi) of the Order are not applicable.

(vii) In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business.

(viii) We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act in respect of Company''s products/services and are of the opinion that, prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained. However, we have not made a detailed examination of the cost records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

(ix) (a) The Company is regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, investor education and protection fund, employees'' state insurance, income-tax, sales-tax, wealth tax, service tax, custom duty, excise duty, cess and other material statutory dues, as applicable, with the appropriate authorities. Further, no undisputed amounts payable in respect thereof were outstanding at the year-end for a period of more than six months from the date they become payable.

(b) The dues outstanding in respect of income-tax, sales-tax, wealth tax, service tax, custom duty, excise duty, cess on account of any dispute, are as follows:

Name of the statute Nature of dues Amount Period to which the Forum where dispute (Rs in crores) amount relates is pending

Central Excise & Excise duty 6.08 1995-96, 1996-97, 2006-07 Appellate Tribunal

Custom Act and 2009-10

Excise duty 0.09 2004-05, 2007-08 Assistant Commissioner and 2006-07 to 2008-09

Service tax 0.23 2007-08, 2011-12 Assistant Commissioner

Excise duty 1.46 2008-09, 2009-10 and 2010-11 Commissioner Appeals

Service tax 0.12 2010-11, 2011-12 Commissioner Appeals

Gujarat Sales Tax Act Sales tax 0.07 1998-99 and 1999-00 Sales Tax Tribunal

Income Tax Act, 1961 Income Tax 4.83 (paid under 2002-03 Hon''ble Supreme & Penalty dispute Rs 4.83) Court of India

(x) In our opinion, the Company has no accumulated losses at the end of the financial year and it has not incurred cash losses in the current and the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) The Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any bank or financial institution during the year. The Company did not have any outstanding debentures during the year.

(xii) The Company has not granted any loans and

advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiii) In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/ mutual benefit fund/ society. Accordingly, provisions of clause 4(xiii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiv) In our opinion, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xiv) of the Order are not applicable.

(xv) The Company has given a guarantee in respect of loans taken by subsidiaries from banks, in respect of which no commission is charged from the subsidiaries. In our opinion, having regard to the long term involvement with the subsidiary companies and considering the explanations given to us in this regard, the terms and conditions of the above are not, prima facie, prejudicial to the interests of the Company.

(xvi) In our opinion, the Company has applied the term loans for the purpose for which these loans were obtained.

(xvii) In our opinion, no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment by the Company.

(xviii) During the year, the Company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xviii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xix) The Company has neither issued nor had any outstanding debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the Order are not applicable.

(xx) The Company has not raised any money by public issues during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the Order are not applicable.

(xxi) No fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the period covered by our audit.



For Walker, Chandiok & Co

Chartered Accountants

Firm Registration No.: 001076N

per Neeraj Goel

Partner

Membership No.: 99514

New Delhi May 27, 2013


Mar 31, 2012

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of Cosmo Films Limited ('the Company'), as at 31st March, 2012, and also the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date annexed thereto (collectively referred as the 'financial statements'). These financial statements are the responsibility of the Company's management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with the auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis for our opinion.

3. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order, 2003 ('the Order') (as amended) issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956 ('the Act'), we enclose in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

4. Further to our comments in the Annexure referred to above, we report that:

(a) We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

(b) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have been received from the branches not visited by us ;

(c) The financial statements dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account.

(d) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31st March 2012 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31 March 2012 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of Section 274 of the Act;

(e) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the financial statements dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in sub- section (3C) of Section 211 of the Act and give the information required by the Act, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, in the case of:

(i) the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March 2012;

(ii) the Statement of Profit and Loss, of the profit for the year ended on that date; and

(iii) the Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Annexure to the Independent Auditors' Report of even date to the members of Cosmo Films Limited, on the financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2012 Based on the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting a true and fair view on the financial statements of the Company and taking into consideration the information and explanations given to us and the books of account and other records examined by us in the normal course of audit, we report that:

(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year and no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification. In our opinion, the frequency of verification of the fixed assets is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets.

(c) In our opinion, a substantial part of fixed assets has not been disposed off during the year.

(ii) (a) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year, except goods-in-transit.

(b) The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

(c) The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory and no material discrepancies were noticed on physical verification.

(iii) (a) The Company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(b) to 4(iii)(d) of the Order are not applicable.

(b) The Company has not taken any loans, secured or unsecured from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clauses 4(iii)(f) and 4(iii)(g) of the Order are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods.During the course of our audit, no major weakness has been noticed in the internal control system in respect of these areas.

(v) (a) In our opinion, the particulars of all contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion, the transactions made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements and exceeding the value of rupees five lakhs in respect of any party during the year have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

(vi) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public within the meaning of Sections 58A and 58AA of the Act and the Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 1975. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(vi) of the Order are not applicable.

(vii) In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business.

(viii) To the best of our knowledge and belief, the Central Government has not prescribed maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act, in respect of Company's products. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(viii) of the Order are not applicable.

(ix) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, investor education and protection fund, employees' state insurance, income-tax, sales-tax, wealth-tax, service-tax, custom duty, excise duty, cess and other material statutory dues, as applicable, have generally been regularly deposited with the appropriate authorities, though there has been a slight delay in a few cases. No undisputed amounts payable in respect thereof were outstanding at the year-end for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) The dues outstanding in respect of sales-tax, income-tax, custom duty, wealth-tax, excise duty, cess on account of any dispute, are as follows:

Name of the Nature of dues Amount Period to which Forum where statute Rs in crores the amount relates dispute is pending (Financial year)

Excise duty 2.57 1996-97, 2005-06, Appellate Tribunal 2008-09 and 2009-10

Service tax 0.07 2007-08 Appellate Tribunal

Central Excise Excise duty 5.20 2002-03 and 2004-05 Assistant Commissioner & Custom Act to 2011-12

Service Tax 0.73 2007-08 and 2009-10 Assistant Commissioner to 2011-12

Excise duty 1.15 2008-09 to 2010-11 Commissioner Appeals

Service Tax 0.12 2009-10 to 2011-12 Commissioner Appeals

Maharashra Sales tax 0.07 1998-99 and 1999-00 Sales Tax Tribunal Sales Tax Act 12.70 2003-04 and 2004-05 Commissioner Appeals

Income Tax & Penalty 1.40 1997-98 Appellate Tribunal

Income Tax & Penalty 4.83 (paid 2002-03 Supreme Court Income Tax under dispute Act Rs 4.83)

Income Tax & Penalty 6.60 (paid 2007-08 CIT (Appeals) under dispute Rs 6.60)

(x) In our opinion, the Company has no accumulated losses at the end of the financial year and it has not incurred cash losses in the current and the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) The Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to any bank or financial institution during the year. The Company did not have any outstanding debentures during the year.

(xii) The Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiii) In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi/ mutual benefit fund/ society. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xiii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xiv) In our opinion, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xiv) of the Order are not applicable.

(xv) The Company has given a guarantee in respect of loans taken by subsidiaries from banks, in respect of which no commission is charged from the subsidiaries. In our opinion, having regard to the long term involvement with the subsidiary companies and considering the explanations given to us in this regard, the terms and conditions of the above are not, prima facie, prejudicial to the interests of the Company.

(xvi) In our opinion, the term loans were applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained, though idle/surplus funds which were not required for immediate utilization have been invested in liquid investments, payable on demand.

(xvii) In our opinion, no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment.

(xviii) During the year, the Company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties or companies covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Act. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xviii) of the Order are not applicable.

(xix) The Company has neither issued nor had any outstanding debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the Order are not applicable.

(xx) The Company has not raised any money by public issues during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the Order are not applicable.

(xxi) No fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the period covered by our audit.



For Walker, Chandiok & Co.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm Registration No: 001076N

New Delhi per David Jones

May 23, 2012 Membership No. 98113


Mar 31, 2011

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of COSMO FILMS LIMITED as at 31st March, 2011 and also the Profit & Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date annexed thereto. These financial statements are the responsibility of the companys management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial state- ments are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on test basis evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis for our opinion.

3. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 and the Companies (Auditors Re-port) (Amendment) Order, 2004 issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we enclose in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraph 4 and 5 of the said order.

4. Further to our comments in the Annexure referred to above, we report that:

i. We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

ii. In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the company so far as appears from our examination of those books;

iii. The Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account,

iv. In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956.

v. On the basis of the written representations received from the directors and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March 2011 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act,1956.

vi. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

a) In the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the company as at 31st March, 2011

b) In the case of the Profit & Loss Account, of the profit for the year ended on that date and

c ) In the case of Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date .

ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 3 OF OUR REPORT OF EVEN DATE

(i) (a) In our opinion, the company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) As explained to us, all the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to a regular program which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies with respect to book records were noticed on such verification.

(c) In our opinion and according to explanations given to us, fixed assets disposed off during the year were not substantial and as such the disposal has not affected the going concern concept of the company.

(ii) (a) As explained to us, physical verification of inventory (except material in transit and lying with third parties) has been conducted by the management at reasonable intervals. In our opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the company and nature of its business.

(c) On the basis of our examination of the records of inventory, we are of the opinion that the company is maintaining proper records of inventory. Discrepancies noticed on verification of inventory as compared to book records were not material and these have been properly dealt with in the books of accounts.

(iii) (a) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured, to companies, firms and other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Accordingly, para (iii) (a) to (d) of the order is not applicable.

(b) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company has taken unsecured loans from companies, firms and other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 as per details given below:

Rs. Crores

Name of Opening Amount Amount Closing Maximum

the Company Balance received returned Balance amount

during during outstanding

the year the year during the

year

Anginit Finance 1.95 0.30 2.25 NIL 1.95

& Investments

Limited

(c) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the rate of interest and other terms and conditions on which loans were taken by the company are prima facie not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

(d) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company is regular in payment of the principal amount and interest.

(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanation given to us, there are adequate internal control procedures commensurate with the size of the company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, no major weaknesses have been noticed in the internal control.

(v) According to the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that during the year there are no contracts or arrangements referred to in section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 that need to be entered in the register required to be maintained under that section. Accordingly, para v (b) of the order is not applicable.

(vi) In our opinion and according to the information given to us, directions issued by the Reserve Bank of India and the provisions of sections 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed thereunder have been complied with in respect of deposits accepted from public. No order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

(vii)In our opinion, the company has an adequate internal audit system commensurate with the size and the nature of its business.

(viii) As explained to us the Central Government has not prescribed maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub section (i) of section 209 of the Companies Act, 1956 in respect of products dealt with by the company for the year under review.

(ix) (a) According to the records of the company, the company is generally regular in depositing with the appropriate authorities undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Sales Tax, Custom Duty, Excise Duty, Cess etc. and any other statutory dues applicable to it. No undisputed amounts payable were outstanding as at 31st March, 2011 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the company, dues of Sale Tax / Income-Tax / Customs Duty / Wealth- Tax /Service Tax/ Excise Duty / Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute are as follows;

(x) According to the records of the company, the company neither has any accumulated losses at the end of the financial year nor has incurred any cash loss during the financial year covered by our audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) Based on our audit procedures and on the information and explanations given by the management, we are of the opinion that the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institutions or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) Based on our examination of documents and records maintained by the company, we are of the opinion that since the company has not granted any loan and advance on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debenture and other securities, it is not required to maintain records in respect thereof.

Name of the statute Nature of the dues Amount Forum where dispute

Rs. crores is pending

Central Excise &

Customs Act Excise/Customs/Service Tax 2.21 Appellate Tribunal Excise/Customs/Service Tax 1.58 Commissioner

Appeals Maharastra Sales

Tax Act Claim of 100% deferral/ exemption 0.07 Sales Tax Tribunal

benefits (Refer note

no.11 on 12.70 Commissioner

Appeals notes on accounts) 4.42 Assessment pending

Gujarat Sales Tax Act Sales Tax 0.43 Commissioner Appeals

Income Tax Act Income Tax & Penalty 5.37 Appellate

Tribunal

Income Tax & Penalty 4.24 High Court/

Assessing Officer

Income Tax & Penalty 12.74 Commissioner

Appeals

(xiii) The company is neither a chit fund nor nidhi / mutual benefit fund / society and hence para (xiii) of the order is not applicable.

(xiv) In our opinion the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments and hence para (xiv) of the order is not applicable.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records, we are of the opinion that the terms and conditions of the corporate guarantee given by the company for its step down subsidiaries are prima facie not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

(xvi) In our opinion, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which they were obtained.

(xvii) Based on our examination of the Balance Sheet of the company as at 31 March, 2011, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term investment.

(xviii) During the year the company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) During the year the company has not issued any debentures.

(xx) During the year no money was raised by public issue.

(xxi) Based upon the audit procedure performed and information and explanation given by the management we report that during the year no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the management.

For B.K. SHROFF & CO.

Chartered Accountants

Firm Registration No: 302166E

O. P. Shroff

Partner

Membership No: 6329

New Delhi

May 24, 2011




Mar 31, 2010

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of COSMO FILMS LIMITED as at 31st March, 2010 and also the Profit & Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date annexed thereto. These financial statements are the responsibility of the companys management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on test basis evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis for our opinion.

3. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 and the Companies (Auditors Re- port)(Amendment) Order, 2004 issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we enclose in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraph 4 and 5 of the said order.

4. Further to our comments in the Annexure referred to above, we report that:

i. We have obtained all the information and explanations, which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purpose of our audit;

ii. In our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the company so far as appears from our examination of those books;

iii. The Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account,

iv In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956.

v. On the basis of the written representations received from the directors and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2010 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act,1956.

vi. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

a) In the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the company as at 31st March, 2010

b) In the case of the Profit & Loss Account, of the profit for the year ended on that date and

c ) In the case of Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date . ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 3 OF OUR REPORT OF EVEN DATE

(i ) (a) In our opinion, the company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) As explained to us, all the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to a regular program which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies with respect to book records were noticed on such verification.

(c) In our opinion and according to explanations given to us, fixed assets disposed off during the year were not substantial and as such the disposal has not affected the going concern concept of the company.

(ii) (a) As explained to us, physical verification of inventory (except material in transit and lying with third parties) has been conducted by the management at reasonable intervals. In our opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the company and nature of its business.

(c) On the basis of our examination of the records of inventory, we are of the opinion that the company is maintaining proper records of inventory. Discrepancies noticed on verification of inventory as compared to book records were not material and these have been properly dealt with in the books of accounts.

(iii) (a) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company has granted unsecured loans to companies, firms and other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 as per details given below :

Rs. Crores

Name of Opening Amount Amount Closing Maximum the Company Balance paid returned Balance amount during during outstanding the year the year during the year

Cosmo Films Inc. 16.71 - 16.71 - 16.71 CF Global Holdings Ltd. - 73.34 73.34 - 73.34

(b) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the rate of interest and other terms and conditions on which loan was given to Cosmo Films Inc. is prima facie not prejudicial to the interest of the company. Interest free loan was given to CF Global Holdings Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary as a temporary funding for acquisition of part of ACCO Brand business by its subsidiary. In view of major financial interest of the company involved the transaction is not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

(c) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the principal amount and interest is being received as per stipulation, wherever applicable.

(d) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, there is no overdue amount in respect of loan given by the company.

(e) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company has taken unsecured loans from companies, firms and other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 as per details given below:

Rs. Crores

Name of Opening Amount Amount Closing Maximum the Company Balance received returned Balance amount during during outstanding the year the year during the year

Anginit Finance - 6.80 4.85 1.95 6.30

& Investments Ltd.

(f) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the rate of interest and other terms and conditions on which loans were taken by the company are prima facie not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

(g) In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the company is regular in payment of the principal amount and interest.

(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanation given to us, there are adequate internal control procedures commensurate with the size of the company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, no major weaknesses have been noticed in the internal control.

(v) According to the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that during the year there are no contracts or arrangements referred to in section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 that need to be entered in the register required to be maintained under that section. Accordingly, para v (b) of the order is not applicable.

(vi) In our opinion and according to the information given to us, directions issued by the Reserve Bank of India and the provisions of sections 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed thereunder have been complied with in respect of deposits accepted from public. No order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an adequate internal audit system commensurate with the size and the nature of its business.

(viii)As explained to us the Central Government has not

prescribed maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub section (i) of section 209 of the Companies Act, 1956 in respect of products dealt with by the company for the year under review.

(ix) (a) According to the records of the company, the company is generally regular in depositing with the appropriate authorities undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Sales Tax, Custom Duty, Excise Duty, Cess etc. and any other statutory dues applicable to it. No undisputed amounts payable were outstanding as at 31st March, 2010 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the company, dues of Sale Tax / Income-Tax / Customs Duty / Wealth Tax /Service Tax/ Excise Duty / Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute are as follows;

Name of the statute Nature of the dues Amount Forum where dispute Rs. crores is pending

Central Excise & Customs Act Excise duty 2.22 Appellate Tribunal

Excise duty 0.62 Commissioner Appeals

Maharastra Sales Tax Act 0.07 Sales Tax Tribunal

Claim of 100% deferral/ exemption 3.49 Commissioner Appeals benefits (Refer note no.11 on 9.21 Order received. notes on accounts) Appeal to be filed.

4.42 Assessment pending

Gujarat Sales Tax Act Sales Tax 0.43 Commissioner Appeals

Income Tax Act Income Tax & Penalty 1.40 Appellate Tribunal

Income Tax & Penalty 6.78 Commissioner Appeals

(x) According to the records of the company, the company neither has any accumulated losses at the end of the financial year nor has incurred any cash loss during the financial year covered by our audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) Based on our audit procedures and on the information and explanations given by the management, we are of the opinion that the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institutions or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) Based on our examination of documents and records maintained by the company, we are of the opinion that since the company has not granted any loan and advance on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debenture and other securities, it is not required to maintain records in respect thereof.

(xiii) The company is neither a chit fund nor nidhi / mutual benefit fund / society and hence para (xiii) of the order is not applicable.

(xiv) In our opinion the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments and hence para (xiv) of the order is not applicable.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records, we are of the opinion that the terms and conditions of the corporate guarantee given by the company for its step down subsidiaries are prima facie not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

(xvi) In our opinion, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which they were obtained.

(xvii) Based on our examination of the Balance Sheet of the company as at 31st March, 2010, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term investment.

(xviii) During the year the company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) During the year the company has not issued any debentures.

(xx) During the year no money was raised by public issue.

(xxi) Based upon the audit procedure performed and information and explanation given by the management we report that during the year no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the management.

For B. K. SHROFF & Co.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm Registration No: 302166E

O. P. Shroff New Delhi Partner

28th May, 2010 Membership No: 6329

 
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