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Accounting Policies of GTN Industries Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2015

1) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") of India under the historical cost convention on the accrual basis, except for certain tangible assets which are carried at revalued amounts. GAAP comprises mandatory accounting standards notified under the Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006 and the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013. Accounting policies have been consistently applied except where a newly issued accounting standard is initially adopted or a revision to an existing accounting standard required a change in accounting policy hitherto in use.

b) All assets and liabilities have been classified as current or non-current as per the Company's normal operating cycle and other criteria set out in the Schedule III to the Companies Act 2013. Based on the nature of products and the time between the acquisition of assets for processing and their realization in cash and cash equivalents, the Company has ascertained its operating cycle to be less than 12 months for the purpose of current and non-current classification of assets and liabilities.

2) FIXED ASSETS

(i) Tangible Assets

Tangible Assets are stated at cost net of recoverable taxes, trade discounts and rebates and include amounts added on revaluation, less accumulated depreciation and impairment loss, if any. The cost of Tangible Assets comprises its purchase price, borrowing cost and any cost directly attributable to bringing the asset to its working condition for its intended use, net charges on foreign exchange contracts and adjustments arising from exchange rate variations attributable to the assets.

Subsequent expenditures related to an item of Tangible Asset are added to its book value only if they increase the future benefits from the existing asset beyond its previously assessed standard of performance.

Assets which are not ready for their intended use are disclosed under Capital Work-in-Progress.

(ii) Intangible Assets

Intangible Assets are stated at cost of acquisition net of recoverable taxes less accumulated amortisation/depletion and impairment loss, if any. The cost comprises purchase price, borrowing costs, and any cost directly attributable to bringing the asset to its working condition for the intended use and net charges on foreign exchange contracts and adjustments arising from exchange rate variations attributable to the intangible assets.

3) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognize any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

4) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued at lower of cost and net realizable value. Cost of Raw Materials is computed by using "Specific Identification" method and for other inventories by using "Weighted Average" method.

The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

5) SALES

Revenue is recognized when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Export sales are recognized once the Bill of Lading is issued. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

6) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cost of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss.

7) DEPRECIATION

Tangible Assets

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided to the extent of depreciable amount on the Straight Line Method. Depreciation is provided based on useful life of the assets as prescribed in Schedule II to the Companies Act, 2013. Plant and Machinery and Electrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined in the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly.

Intangible Assets

Intangible Assets are amortised over a period of 5 years.

Individual Assets costing less than Rs. 5000 are fully depreciated in the year of purchase.

8) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) Provident Fund

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred.

b) Superannuation

Superannuation is a defined contribution plan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions.

c) Gratuity

Gratuity is a defined benefit retirement plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Life Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) The employees are entitled to accumulate leaves as per the rules of the Company for future encashment. Liability for leave entitlement is provided for on the basis of the eligible leaves at the close of the year.

9) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at rates that approximate the exchange rate prevailing on the date of respective transaction.

Exchange differences arising on foreign exchange transactions settled during the year are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year. Monetary assets and liabilities in foreign currency, which are outstanding at the year end, are translated at the year end closing exchange rate and the resultant exchange differences are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

The premium or the discount arising at the inception of the forward exchange contracts related to underlying receivables and payables are amortized as income or expense over the period of the contracts.

10) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the income tax law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year).

The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realization of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying value at each Balance Sheet date.

Tax credit is recognized in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

11) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on the management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.

12) IMPAIRMENT

In accordance with AS 28 on "Impairment of Assets", where there is an indication of impairment of the Company's assets related to cash generating units, the carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of its net selling price and its value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount.


Mar 31, 2014

1) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (‘GAAP'') in India, the Accounting Standards as notified under Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006, read with general circular 15/2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013, the Provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and 2013 and on the accounting principle of going concern. Expenses and Income to the extent considered payable and receivable, respectively, are accounted for on accrual basis, except those with significant uncertainties.

b) The preparation of financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amount of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the date of financial statements. The recognition, measurement, classification or disclosure of an item or information in the financial statements is made relying on these estimates. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognized prospectively.

2) FIXED ASSETS

(i) All fixed assets are stated at cost-net of CENVAT / Value Added Tax adjusted by revaluation in case of certain Land, Building, Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations, less accumulated depreciation / amortization and impairment loss, if any. Expenditure during construction period in respect of new project/ expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for intended use.

(ii) In accordance with AS 28 on ‘Impairment of Assets'', where there is an indication of impairment of the Company''s assets related to cash generating units, the carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each balance sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of its net selling price and its value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount.

3) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognize any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

4) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued at lower of cost and net realizable value. Cost of Raw Materials is computed by using "Specific Identification" method and for other inventories by using "Weighted Average" method.

The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

5) SALES

Revenue is recognized when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Export sales are recognized once the Bill of Lading is issued. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

6) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cost of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss.

7) DEPRECIATION

Depreciation is provided at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined in the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly. Depreciation in respect of various units is provided as below:

a) MEDAK SPINNING UNIT: Depreciation on Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations (including revalued assets) installed upto 31st March, 1992 has been charged under Written Down Value Method and on additions thereafter under Straight Line Method. In respect of other assets (including revalued assets) depreciation has been charged under Written Down Value Method.

b) MEDAK DOUBLING UNIT: Depreciation is provided on Written Down Value Method.

c) Other Units (Nagpur Spinning Unit, Shadnagar Yarn Processing Unit and Knitting Unit): Depreciation is provided on Straight Line Method.

8) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) Provident Fund

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred.

b) Superannuation

Superannuation is a defined contribution plan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions.

c) Gratuity

Gratuity is a defined benefit retirement plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Life Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) The employees are entitled to accumulate leaves as per the rules of the Company for future encashment. Liability for leave entitlement is provided for on the basis of the eligible leaves at the close of the year.

9) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at rates that approximate the exchange rate prevailing on the date of respective transaction.

Exchange differences arising on foreign exchange transactions settled during the year are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year. Monetary assets and liabilities in foreign currency, which are outstanding at the year end, are translated at the year end closing exchange rate and the resultant exchange differences are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

The premium or the discount arising at the inception of the forward exchange contracts related to underlying receivables and payables are amortized as income or expense over the period of the contracts.

10) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the income tax law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year).

The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date. Deferred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realization of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying value at each balance sheet date.

Tax credit is recognized in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

11) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on the management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2013

1) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") under the historical cost convention (except for certain revalued fixed assets) on Ihe accounting principles of a going concern and the Company follows mercantile system of accounting and recognizes income and expenditure on accrual basis except those with significant uncertainties.

b) The preparation of financial statements in conformity wilh GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amount of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the date of financial statements. The recognition, measurement, classification or disclosure of an item or information In the financial statements are made relying on these estimates. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognized prospectively.

2) FIXED ASSETS

(i) All fixed assets are stated at cost net of CENVAT /Value Added Tax adjusted by revaluation in case of certain Land, Building, Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations, less accumulated depreciation and impairment loss, if any. Expenditure during construction period in respecl of new project/ expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for intended use.

(ii) In accordance with AS 28 on ''Impairment of Assets'', where there is an indication of impairment of the Company''s assets related to cash generating units, Ihe carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of ils net selling price and ils value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount,

3) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognize any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

4) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued al lower of cost and net realizable value. Cosl of Raw Material is computed by using "Specific Identification" method and for other inventories by using "Weighted Average" method.

The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

5) SALES

Revenue is recognized when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

6) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cosl of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to Slatemenl of Profit & Loss.

7) DEPRECIATION

Depreciation is provided at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

Plant & Machinery and Eiectrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined In the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly. Depreciation in respect of various units is provided as below:

a) MEDAK SPINNING UNIT: Depreciation on Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations (including revalued assets) installed upto 31st March, 1992 has been charged under Written Down Value Method and on additions thereafter under Straight Line Method. In respect of other assets (including revalued assets) depre- ciation has been charged under Written Down Value Method.

b) MEDAK DOUBLING UNIT: Depreciation is provided on Written Down Value Method.

c) Other Units (Nagpur Spinning Unit, Shadnagar Yarn Processing Unit and Knitting Unit): Depreciation is provided on Straight Line Method.

8) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) Provident Fund

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred.

b) Superannuation

Superannuation is a defined contribution pfan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions,

c) Gratuity

Gratuity is a defined benefit retirement plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Lile Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) The employees are entitled to accumulate leaves as per the rules of the Company for future encashment. Liability for leave entitlement is provided for on the basis of the eligible leaves at the close of the year.

9) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange in force at the date of transactions. Gains and losses resulting from settlement of such transactions and from the transaction of monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies are recognised in Statement of Profit and Loss. Premium in respect of forward foreign exchange contract is recognised over the lile of the contracts. In respect of Derivative Contracts, premium paid, provision for losses on restatement and gains/ losses on settlement are recognised alongwrth the underlying transactions and charged to Statement of Profit and Loss.

10) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the income tax law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year). The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realization of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying value at each Balance Sheet date. Tax credit is recognized in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

11) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on "he management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2012

1) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") under the historical cost convention (except for certain revalued fixed assets) on the accounting principles of a going concern and the Company follows mercantile system of accounting and recognises income and expenditure on accrual basis except those with significant uncertainties.

b) The preparation of financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amount of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the date of financial statements. The recognition, measurement, classification or disclosure of an item or information in the financial statements are made relying on these estimates. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognised prospectively.

2) FIXED ASSETS

a) All fixed assets are stated at cost net of CENVAT / Value Added Tax adjusted by revaluation in case of certain Land, Building, Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations, less accumulated depreciation and impairment loss, if any. Expenditure during construction period in respect of new project/ expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for intended use.

b) In accordance with AS 28 on 'Impairment of Assets', where there is an indication of impairment of the Company's assets related to cash generating units, the carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of its net selling price and its value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount.

3) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognise any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

4) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued at lower of cost and net realisable value. Cost of raw material is computed by using "Specific Identification" method and for other inventories "Weighted Average" method.

The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

5) SALES

Revenue is recognised when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

6) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cost of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to statement of Profit & Loss.

7) DEPRECIATION

Depreciation is provided at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined in the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly.

Depreciation in respect of various units is provided as below:

a) MEDAK SPINNING UNIT: Depreciation on Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations (including revalued assets) installed upto 31st March, 1992 has been charged under Written Down Value Method and on additions thereafter under Straight Line Method. In respect of other assets (including revalued assets) depreciation has been charged under Written Down Value Method.

b) MEDAK DOUBLING UNIT: Depreciation is provided on Written Down Value Method. 1

c) Other Units (Nagpur Spinning Unit, Shadnagar Yarn Processing Unit and Knitting Unit): Depreciation is prbvided o'n Straight Line Method.

8) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) Provident Fund

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred.

b) Superannuation

Superannuation is a defined contribution plan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions. '

c) Gratuity

Gratuity is a defined retirement benefit plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Life Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) The employees are entitled to accumulate leave as per the rules of the Company for future encashment / availment. Liability for leave encashment is provided for on the basis of the such eligible leaves at the close of the year.

9) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange in force at the date of transactions. Gains and losses resulting from settlement of such transactions and from the transaction of monetary assets and liabilities denominated jn foreign currencies are recognised in Statement of Profit and Loss. Premium in respect of forward foreign exchange contract is recognised over the life of the contracts. In respect of Derivative Contracts, premium paid, provision for losses on restatement and gains/ losses on settlement are recognised alongwith the underlying transactions and charged to Statement of Profit and Loss. , s

10) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the income tax law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year). The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Deterred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realisation of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying value at each Balance Sheet date. Tax credit is recognised in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

11) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINQENT.ASSET, ira s,

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when if is probale that an! out low of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on the management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2011

A) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") under the historical cost convention (except for certain revalued fixed assets) on the accounting principles of a going concern and the Company follows mercantile system of accounting and recognizes income and expenditure on accrual basis except those with significant uncertainties.

b) The preparation of financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amount of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the date of financial statements. The recognition, measurement, classification or disclosure of an item or information in the financial statements are made relying on these estimates. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognized prospectively.

B) FIXED ASSETS

(i) All fixed assets are stated at cost net of CENVAT / Value Added Tax adjusted by revaluation in case of certain Land, Building, Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations, less accumulated depreciation and impairment loss, if any. Expenditure during construction period in respect of new project/ expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for intended use.

(ii) In accordance with AS 28 on Impairment of Assets, where there is an indication of impairment of the Companys assets related to cash generating units, the carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each balance sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of its net selling price and its value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Profit and Loss Account whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount.

C) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognize any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

D) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued at lower of cost and net realizable value. Cost of Raw Material is computed by using "Specific Identification" method and for other inventories "Weighted Average" method.The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

E) SALES

Revenue is recognized when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

F) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cost of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to Profit & Loss Account.

G) DEPRECIATION

Depreciation is provided at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined in the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly.

Depreciation in respect of various units is provided as below:

a) MEDAK SPINNING UNIT: Depreciation on Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations (including revalued assets) installed upto 31st March, 1992 has been charged under written Down Value Method and on additions thereafter under Straight Line Method. In respect of other assets (including revalued assets) depreciation has been charged under Written Down Value Method.

b) MEDAK DOUBLING UNIT: Depreciation is provided on Written Down Value Method.

c) Other Units (Nagpur Spinning Unit, Shadnagar Yarn Processing Unit and Knitting Unit): Depreciation is provided on Straight Line Method.

H) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) PROVIDENT FUND

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to the Profit and Loss Account as incurred.

b) SUPERANNUATION

Superannuation is a defined contribution plan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions.

c) GRATUITY

Gratuity is a defined benefit retirement plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Life Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) The employees are entitled to accumulate leaves as per the rules of the Company for future encashment/availment. Liability for leave encashment is provided for on the basis of the eligible leaves at the close of the year.

I) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange in force on the date of transactions. Gains and losses resulting from settlement of such transactions and from the transaction of monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies are recognised in Profit and Loss Account. Premium in respect of forward foreign exchange contract is recognised over the life of the contracts. In respect of Derivative Contracts, premium paid, provision for losses on restatement and gains/ losses on settlement are recognised along with the underlying transactions and charged to Profit and Loss Account.

J) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the Income Tax Law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year). The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realisation of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying value at each Balance Sheet date. Tax credit is recognized in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

K) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on the management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2010

A) GENERAL

a) The financial statements are prepared in accordance with Indian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") under the historical cost convention (except for certain revalued fixed assets) on the accounting principles of a going concern and the Company follows mercantile system of accounting and recognises income and expenditure on accrual basis except those with significant uncertainties.

b) The preparation of financial statements in conformity with GAAP requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amount of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities on the date of financial statements. The recognition, measurement, classification or disclosure of an item or information in the financial statements are made relying on these estimates. Any revision to accounting estimates is recognised prospectively.

B) FIXED ASSETS

(i) All fixed assets are stated at cost(netofCENVAT/ValueAddedTax)andadjustedbyrevaluationincaseofcertainLand, Building, Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations, less accumulated depreciation and impairment loss, if any. Expenditure during construction period in respect of new project / expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for intended use.

(ii) In accordance with AS 28 on Impairment of Assets, where there is an indication of impairment of the Companys assets related to cash generating units, the carrying amounts of such assets are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date to determine whether there is any impairment. The recoverable amount of such assets is estimated as the higher of its net selling price and its value in use. An impairment loss is recognised in the Profit and Loss Account whenever the carrying amount of such assets exceeds its recoverable amount.

C) INVESTMENTS

Long term Investments are stated at cost and provision is made to recognise any decline, other than temporary, in the value of such investments.

D) INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued at lower of cost and net realisable value. Cost of Raw Material is computed by using "Specific identification" method and for other inventories "Weighted Average" method.The cost in case of finished goods includes cost of purchase, cost of conversion and other costs (on the basis of normal operating capacity) incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition.

E) SALES

Revenue is recognized when the property and all the significant risks and rewards of ownership are transferred to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of consideration. Export Sales are inclusive of deemed exports. Local sales are inclusive of excise duty, wherever applicable and net of sales tax.

F) BORROWING COST

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to acquisition and construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as a part of the cost of such asset upto the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. Other borrowing costs are charged to Profit & Loss Account.

G) DEPRECIATION

Depreciation is provided at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations have been, on technical assessment, considered as continuous process plants as defined in the said Schedule and depreciation has been provided accordingly.

Depreciation in respect of various units is provided as below:

a) MEDAK SPINNING UNIT: Depreciation on Plant & Machinery and Electrical Installations (including revalued assets) installed upto 31 * March, 1992 has been charged underwritten Down Value Method and on additions thereafter under Straight Line Method. In respect of other assets (including revalued assets) depreciation has been charged under Written Down Value Method.

b) MEDAK DOUBLING UNIT: Depreciation is provided on Written Down Value Method.

c) Other Units (Nagpur Spinning Unit, ShadnagarYarn Processing Unit and Knitting Unit): Depreciation is provided on Straight Line Method.

H) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

a) PROVIDENT FUND

Provident Fund is a defined contribution scheme and the contributions are charged to the Profit & Loss Account as incurred.

b) SUPERANNUATION

Superannuation is a defined contribution plan and contribution is made to Life Insurance Corporation of India for eligible employees who have opted for the same as a percentage of salaries. The Company has no further obligations to the scheme beyond its monthly / annual contributions.

C) GRATUITY

Gratuity is a defined benefit retirement plan. The Company contributes to the Scheme with Life Insurance Corporation of India based on actuarial valuation done by them as at the close of the financial year.

d) LEAVE ENCASHMENT/ENTITLEMENT

The employees are entitled to accumulate leaves as per the rules of the Company for future encashment. Liability for leave encashment is provided for on the basis of the eligible leaves at the close of the year.

I) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange in force at the date of transactions. Gains and losses resulting from settlement of such transactions and from the transaction of monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies are recognised in Profit and Loss Account. Premium in respect of forward foreign exchange contract is recognised over the life of the contracts. In respect of Derivative Contracts, premium paid, provision for losses on restatement and gains/ losses on settlement are recognised alongwith the underlying transactions and charged to Profit and Loss Account.

J) TAXATION

Income tax expenses comprise current tax (i.e., amount of tax for the year determined in accordance with the Income Tax Law) and deferred tax charges or credit (reflecting the tax effects of timing differences between accounting income and taxable income of the year). The deferred tax charge or credit and the corresponding deferred tax liabilities or assets are recognised using the tax rates that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the Balance Sheet date. Deferred tax on assets are recognised and carried forward only if there is a virtual / reasonable certainty of realisation of such assets in near future and are reviewed for their appropriateness of their respective carrying Value at each Balance Sheet date. Tax credit is recognised in respect of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) paid in terms of Section 115JAA of the Income Tax Act, 1961 based on convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal tax within the statutory time frame and the same is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date.

K) PROVISIONS, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is made based on a reliable estimate when it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle an obligation. Contingent liabilities are disclosed in the notes to accounts and are determined based on the management perception that these liabilities are not likely to materialise. Contingent assets are not recognised or disclosed in the financial statements.

 
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