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Accounting Policies of Ind-Swift Laboratories Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2015

1. SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTING

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the applicable Accounting Standards notifi financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of going concern.

2. FIXED ASSETS & DEPRECIATION

a. COST OF FIXED ASSETS

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of Cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses and borrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commercial production / ready to use.

b. DEPRECIATION / AMORTISATION

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule II of the Companies Act 2013 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs. 5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortized over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings , Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assets from the date of commercial production/ ready to use.

c. INTANGIBLE ASSETS (OTHER ASSETS)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent or DMF filed with regulatory authorities is recognized as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired after 31.3.2008 and onwards in ten subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.

3. BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition, construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.

4. INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued as under :

Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis except from last year onwards valuation of the Menthol has been made at cost or Market price whichever is less.

Work in Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

5. RECOGNITION OF INCOME AND EXPENDITURE

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax but inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis.

6. FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been recognised in the year in which the contract has been cancelled/ matured. Foreign currency denominated current assets & current liabilities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilities are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7. COMMODITY EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS

Commodity Exchange Transaction are recorded at the commodity exchange rate prevailing on the transaction date. Contracts remaining outstanding at the year end have been recorded as per year end rate and resultant profit and loss arising from outstanding contracts are recognised accordingly in the Profit and Loss Account.

8. RETIREMENT BENEFITS

The retirement benefits of the employees include Gratuity ,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment. The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contribution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with company's rules.

9. EMPLOYEES STOCK OPTION SCHEME

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight-line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 "on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

10. CURRENT & DEFERRED TAX

Provision for current tax is made after taking into consideration benefits admissible under the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Deffered tax resulting from "timing difference" between taxable and accounting income is accounted for using the tax rates and laws that are enacted or substantively enacted as on the balance sheet date. Deffered tax assets is recognised and carried forward only to the extent that there is a virtual certainity that the asset will be realised in future.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet. The same will be charged to profit & loss account in coming years as per the provisions of Section 115JB of Income Tax Act, 1961.

11. PROVISION, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is recognized when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event, that probably requires an outflow of resources and a reliable estimate can be made to settle the amount of obligation. Provision is not discounted to its present value and is determined based on the last estimate required to settle the obligation at the year end. These are reviewed at each year end and adjusted to reflect the best current estimate. Contingent liabilities are not recognized but disclosed in the financial statements. Contingent assets are neither recognized nor disclosed in the financial statements.

12. GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

13. EXPORT INCENTIVES

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw materials are not accounted for but given by way of note.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset & treated as expenditure in the year of import/ utilisation of license.

14. INVESTMENTS

Long Term Investments are being valued at cost.

Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value, determined on an individual investment basis.

15. IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continuous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the asset's net sales price or present value.

16. TRADE RECEIVABLES

Sundry debtors more than three years at the end of Balance Sheet date will be written off from the books of accounts except those debtors pertaining to related parties ands disputed debtors having matter pending under different Courts.

17. OTHER ACCOUNTING POLICIES

Accounting Policies not specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.


Mar 31, 2014

1. SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTING

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the applicable Accounting Standards notified under section 211 (3C) and the other relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of going concern.

2. FIXED ASSETS & DEPRECIATION

a. COST OF FIXED ASSETS

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses and borrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commercial production / ready to use.

b. DEPRECIATION /AMORTISATION

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs. 5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortised over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings, Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assess from the date of commercial production/ ready to use.

c. INTANGIBLE ASSETS (OTHER ASSETS)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent or DMF filed with regulatory authorities is recognised as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired after 31.3.2008 and onwards in ten subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.

3. BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition, construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.

4. INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued as under :

Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis except from this year onwards valuation of the Menthol has been made at cost or Market price whichever is less.

Work in Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

5. RECOGNITION OF INCOME AND EXPENDITURE

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax but inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis.

6. FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been recognised in the year in which the contract has been cancelled/ matured. Foreign currency denominated current assets & current liabilities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilities are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7. COMMODITY EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS

Commodity Exchange Transaction are recorded at the commodity exchange rate prevailing on the transaction date. Contracts remaining outstanding at the year end have been recorded as per year end rate and resultant profit and loss arising from outstanding contracts are recognised accordingly in the profit and loss account.

8. RETIREMENT BENEFITS

The retirement benefits of the employees include Gratuity ,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment . The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contribution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with company''s rules.

9. EMPLOYEES STOCK OPTION SCHEME

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight-line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 " on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

10. CURRENT & DEFERRED TAX

Provision for current tax is made after taking into consideration benefits admissible under the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Deffered tax resulting from "timing difference" between taxable and accounting income is accounted for using the tax rates and laws that are enacted or substantively enacted as on the balance sheet date. Deffered tax assets is recognised and carried forward only to the extent that there is a virtual certainity that the asset will be realised in future.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet. The same will be charged to profit & loss account in coming years as per the provisions of Section 115JB of Income Tax Act, 1961.

11. PROVISION, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTINGENT ASSETS

A provision is recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event, that probably requires an outflow of resources and a reliable estimate can be made to settle the amount of obligation. Provision is not discounted to its present value and is determined based on the last estimate required to settle the obligation at the year end. These are reviewed at each year end and adjusted to reflect the best current estimate. Contingent liabilities are not recognised but disclosed in the financial statements. Contingent assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.

12. GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

13. EXPORT INCENTIVES

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw materials are not accounted for but given by way of note.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset & treated as expenditure in the year of import/ utilisation of license.

14. INVESTMENTS

Long Term Investements are being valued at cost Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value, determined on an individual investment basis.

15. IMPAIREMENT OF ASSETS

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continuous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the asset''s net sales price or present value.

16. OTHER ACCOUNTING POLICIES

Accounting Policies not specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.


Mar 31, 2013

1. SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTING

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the applicable Accounting Standards inotified under section 211 (3C) and the other relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of going concern.

2. FIXED ASSETS & DEPRECIATION a COST OF FIXED ASSETS

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses andborrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commercial production / ready to use.

b DEPRECIATION/AMORTISATION

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs. 5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortised over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings , Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assests from the date of commercial production/ready to use.

c INTANGIBLE ASSETS (OTHER ASSETS)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent or DMF filed with regulatory authorities is recognised as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired after 31.3.2008 and onwards in eight subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.During the year, the policy has been changed retrospectively for the assets acquired after 31.03.2008 and onwards for ammortisation period from eight to ten subsequent years and the effect of the same has been considered appropriately.

3. BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition,construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.

4. INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued as under:

Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis.

Work in Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

5. RECOGNITION OF INCOME AND EXPENDITURE

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax but inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis.

6. FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been recognised in the year in which the contract has been cancelled/ matured. Foreign currency denominated current assests & current liablities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilties are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7. COMMODITY EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS

Commodity Exchange Transaction are recorded at the commodity exchange rate prevaling on the transaction date. Contracts remaining outstanding at the year end have been recorded as per year end rate and resultant profit and loss arising from outstanding contracts are recognised accordingly in the profit and loss account.

8. RETIREMENT BENEFITS

The retirement benefits of the employees include Gratuity,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment. The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contirbution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with company''s rules.

9. EMPLOYEES STOCK OPTION SCHEME

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight-line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 "on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

10. CURRENT & DEFERRED TAX

Provision for current tax is made after taking into consideration benefits admissible under the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Deffered tax resulting from "timing difference" between taxable and accounting income is accounted for using the tax rates and laws that are enacted or substantively enacted as on the balance sheet date. Deffered tax assets is recognised and carried forward only to the extent that there is a virtual certainity that the asset will be realised in future.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet. The same will be charged to profit & loss accountin coming years aspertheprovisionsofSection 115JB of Income Tax Act, 1961.

11. PROVISION, CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND CONTIGENT ASSETS

Aprovision is recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event, that probably requires an outflow of resources and a reliable estimate can be made to settle the amount of obligation. Provision is not discounted to its present value and is determined based on the last estimate required to settle the obligation at the year end. These are reviewed at each year end and adjusted to reflect the best current estimate. Contingent liabilities are not recognised but disclosed in the financial statements. Contingent assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.

12. GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

13. EXPORT INCENTIVES

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw materials are not accounted for but given by way ofnote.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset& treated as expenditure in the year of import/utilisation of license.

14. INVESTEMENTS

Long Term Investements are being valued at cost Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value,determined on an individual investment basis.

15. IMPAIREMENT OF ASSETS

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the asset''s net sales price or present value.

16. OTHER ACCOUNTING POLICIES

Accounting Policies not specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.


Mar 31, 2012

1 SYSTEM OF ACCOUNTING

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the Accounting Standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of going concern.

2 FIXED ASSETS & DEPRECIATION

a COST OF FIXED ASSETS

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses and borrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commercial production / put to use.

B DEPRECIATION /AMORTISATION

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs. 5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortised over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings , Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assets from the date of commercial production/ put to use.

C INTANGIBLE ASSETS (OTHER ASSETS)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent or DMF fled with regulatory authorities is recognised as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired after 31.3.2008 and onwards in eight subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.

3 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition, construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.

4 INVENTORIES

Inventories are valued as under :

Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis.

Work-in-Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

5 RECOGNITION OF INCOME AND EXPENDITURE

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax but inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis.

6 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been stated on prorata basis over the terms of the contract. Foreign currency denominated current assets & current liabilities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilities are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7 COMMODITY EXCHANGE TRANSACTIONS

Commodity Exchange Transaction are recorded at the commodity exchange rate prevailing on the transaction date. Contracts remaining outstanding at the year end have been recorded as per year end rate and resultant Profit and loss arising from outstanding contracts are recognised accordingly in the Profit and loss account.

8 RETIREMENT BENEFITS

The retirement Benefits of the employees include Gratuity ,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment . The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contribution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with company's rules.

9 EMPLOYEES STOCK OPTION SCHEME

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight- line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 " on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

10 CURRENT & DEFERRED TAX

The provision for current tax is made at the actual rate applicable for the income of the year as given under the Income Tax Act, 1961. However deferred tax is made at the rate applicable to the subsequent financial year.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet . The same will be charged to Profit & loss account in coming years as per the provisions of Section 115JB of Income Tax Act, 1961.

11 CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

The company has made the provision when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event where the outflow of economic resources is probable and a reliable estimate of the amount of obligation can be made. Contingent Liabilities, barring frivolous claims , are disclosed and those liablities which are possible of maturing are provided for.

12 GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

13 EXPORT INCENTIVES

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw materials are not accounted for but given by way of note.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset & treated as expenditure in the year of import/utilisation of license.

14 INVESTEMENTS

Long Term Investments are being valued at cost

Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value, determined on an individual investment basis.

15 IMPAIREMENT OF ASSETS

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continuous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the asset's net sales price or present value.

16 OTHER ACCOUNTING POLICIES

Accounting Policies not Specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.


Mar 31, 2011

1 System of Accounting

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the Accounting Standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of going concern.

2 Fixed Assets & Depreciation a Cost of Fixed Assets

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses and borrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commercial production / put to use.

b Depreciation /Amortisation

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs.5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortised over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings , Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assests from the date of commercial production/ put to use.

c Intangible Assets (Other Assets)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent or DMF filed with regulatory authorities is recognised as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired after 31.3.2008 and onwards in eight subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.

3 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition,construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred

4 Inventories

Inventories are valued as under : Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis.

Work in Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

5 Recognition of Income and Expenditure

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax but inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis.

6 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been stated on prorata basis over the terms of the contract. Foreign currency denominated current assests & current liablities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilties are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7 Commodity Exchange Transactions

Commodity Exchange Transaction are recorded at the commodity exchange rate prevaling on the transaction date. Contracts remaining outstanding at the year end have been recorded as per year end rate and resultant profit and loss arising from outstanding contracts are recognised accordingly in the profit and loss account.

8 Retirement Benefits

The retirement benefits of the employees include Gratuity ,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment . The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contirbution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with company's rules.

9 Employees Stock Option Scheme

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight-line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 " on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

10 Current & Deferred Tax

The provision for current tax is made at the actual rate applicable for the income of the year as given under the Income Tax Act, 1961. However deferred tax is made at the rate applicable to the subsequent financial year.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet. The same will be charged to profit & loss account in coming years as per the provisions of Section 115JB of Income Tax Act, 1961.

11 Contingent Liabilities

The company has made the provision when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event where the outflow of economic resources is probable and a reliable estimate of the amount of obligation can be made. Contingent Liabilities, barring frivolous claims, are disclosed and those liablities which are possible of maturing are provided for.

12 Government Subsidy

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

13 Export Incentives

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw materials are not accounted for but given by way of note.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset & treated as expenditure in the year of import/utilisation of license.

14 Investments

Long Term Investements are being valued at cost Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value,determined on an individual investment basis.

15 Impairement of Assets

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the asset's net sales price or present value.

16 Other Accounting Policies

Accounting Policies not specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.


Mar 31, 2010

1 System of Accounting

The financial statements of the company have been prepared to comply with all material aspects of the applicable Accounting Principles in India, the Accounting Standards issued by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared under the historical cost convention and on the basis of concern.

2 Fixed Assets & Depreciation a Cost of Fixed Assets

All Fixed Assets are valued at cost/revalued cost net of cenvat credit wherever eligible. Cost includes all expenses and borrowing cost attributable to the project till the date of commissioning.

b Depreciation /Amortisation

Depreciation is provided on straight line method at the rates specified in schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956 on pro rata basis and the assets having the value upto Rs. 5000 have been depreciated at the rate of 100%. Lease hold Land is amortised over the period of lease. The policy of company is to provide depreciation on the Buildings, Plant & Machinery and Other Fixed assests from the date of commercial production/ put to use.

c Intangible Assets (Other Assets)

Cost of product development for which the company becomes entitled to a Patent/DMF filed with regulatory authorities is recognised as other assets. The policy of company is to amortise such assets acquired upto 31-03-2008 on straight-line basis in five subsequent years and those acquired during the year 2008-09 and onward in eight subsequent years from the year in which these are acquired.

3 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition,construction of qualifying assets have been capitalised as part of cost of assets. Other Borrowing costs are recognised as an expense in the period in which they are incurred.

4 Inventories

Inventories are valued as under :

Stores & Spares are valued at cost.

Raw Materials are valued at cost on FIFO basis.

Work in Process is valued at estimated cost basis or net realisable value whichever is less.

Finished Goods are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and is inclusive of excise duty and all expenditure directly attributable to production.

Finished Goods under test are valued at cost or net realisable value whichever is less and all expenditure directly attributable to production but exclusive of excise duty.

5 Recognition of Income and Expenditure

Sales are recognised when goods are supplied and are recorded net of rebates and sales tax and inclusive of excise duty. Expenses are accounted for on accrual basis and provision is made for all known losses and expenses.

6 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rates prevailing at the date of the transactions. The gain or loss arising from forward transactions have been stated on prorata basis over the terms of the contract. Foreign currency denominated current assests & current liablities are translated at year end exchange rates. The resulting gain or loss is recognised in the Profit& Loss Account.

In translating the financial statement of representative foreign offices for incorporation in main financial statements, the monetary assets and liabilties are translated at the closing rates non monetary assets and liabilities are translated at exchange rates prevailing at the dates of the transactions and income and expenses items are converted at the yearly average rate.

7 Retirement Benefits

The retirement benefits of the employees include Gratuity ,Provident Fund & Leave Encashment . The gratuity is funded through the Group Gratuity Policy with Life Insurance Corporation of India and the contribution to the fund is based on actuarial valuation carried out yearly as at 31st March. Contirbution to the provident fund is provided on accrual basis. The leave encashment is provided on the basis of employees entitlement in accordance with companys rules.

8 Employees Stock Option Scheme

The accounting value of stock options representing the excess of the market price on the date of grant over the exercise price of the shares granted under "Employees Stock Option Scheme" of the Company, is amortised as "Deferred Employees Compensation" on a straight-line basis over the vesting period in accordance with the SEBI [Employee Stock Option Scheme and Employee Stock Purchase Scheme] Guidelines, 1999 and Guidance Note 18 " on Share Based Payments" issued by the ICAI.

9 Current & Deferred Tax

The provision for current tax is made at the actual rate applicable for the income of the year as given under the Income Tax Act, 1961. However provision for deferred tax is made at the rate applicable to the subsequent financial year.

MAT Credit Entitlement is shown under the Current Assets in the Balance Sheet. The same will be charged to profit & loss account in coming years as per the provisions of Section 115JB of Income Ta x Act, 1961.

10 Contingent Liabilities

The company has made the provision when there is a present obligation as a result of a past event where the outflow of economic resources is probable and a reliable estimate of the amount of obligation can be made. Contingent Liabilities, barring frivolous claims, are disclosed and those liablities which are possible of maturing are provided for.

11 Government Subsidy

The policy of company is to account for the Government Subsidy on actual receipt basis.

12 Export Incentives

a) Obligation / entitlements on account of Advance Licences Scheme for import of raw material are not accounted for but given by way of note.

b) Export incentives are treated as income on export under DEPB & other post export incentive schemes and the same is offset & treated as expenditure in the year of import/utilisation of license.

13 Investments

Long Term Investements are being valued at cost Current Investments are carried at lower of cost & fair value,determined on an individual investment basis.

14 Impairement of Assets

Management periodically assesses using external and internal sources where there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. An impairment occurs where the carrying value exceeds the present value of future cash flows expected to arise from the continous use of the assets and its eventual disposal. The impairment loss to be accounted for is determined as the excess of the carrying amount over the higher of the assets net sales price or present value as determined above.

15 Other Accounting Policies

Accounting Policies not specifically referred to are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.