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Auditor Report of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Ltd.

Mar 31, 2015

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Limited ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31, 2015, 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

The Management and board of directors of the company are responsible for the matters stated in Section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ('the act') with respect to 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 specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with rule 7 of Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. This responsibility includes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that are 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

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We have taken into account the provision of the Act, the accounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provision of the Act and the Rules made thereunder. 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 financial statements are free from material misstatement. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and 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 control 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 accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company's management and Board of Directors, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements. We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion.

Opinion

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:

a) in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at March 31, 2015;

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

c) 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

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order, 2015 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (11) of section143 of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters Specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order, to the extent applicable.

2. As required by section 143(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 Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account;

d) In our opinion, the aforesaid financial statements comply with the applicable Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule, 7 of the Companies(Accounts) Rules, 2014;

e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on March 31, 2015, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on March 31, 2015, from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164(2) of the Act;

f) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, we report as under with respect to other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report in accordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules, 2014:-

i. The Company has disclosed the impact of its pending litigations on its financial position in its financial statements Refer note no-28 to financial statements.

ii. The Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts; as such the question of commenting on any material foreseeable losses thereon does not arise.

iii. There has been no delay in transferring amount, required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the company.

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

(b) As explained to us, fixed assets have been physically verified by the management at regular intervals and no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

(iii) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 2013.

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public covered under Section 73 to 76 of the Companies Act, 2013.

(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. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(vii)(a) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on the records of the company examined by us. Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, Investor education and protection fund, employee's state insurance, income tax, sales tax, wealth tax, service tax, customs duty, excise duty and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities.

Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues as on 31st March, 2015 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for Wealth tax / Custom duty / Cess. However, following demands of Income Tax/ Excise / Service Tax / Sales tax / Value Added Tax have been raised on account of disputes:

Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum where Statute dues (Rs. in Lacs) dispute is pending

The Tamil Nadu General Sales Tax Act, 1959 Dy. Commissioner Sales Tax Demand 9.43 Appeals Sale Tax, Madras

The Punjab VAT Act, Sales Tax Demand 20.99 Commissioner of Sale Tax, Patiala 2005

Sales Tax Demand 36.75 Sale Tax Tribunal Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 567.37 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 23.81 CESTAT, Delhi

Excise Duty Demand 47.54 Commissioner Appeals, Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 13.39 CESTAT, Jaipur

The Finance Act, 1994 Service Tax Demand 10.09 Dy. Commissioner, Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 The Supreme Court of India

Service Tax Demand 5.88 CESTAT, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 27.86 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 114.23 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

The Income Tax Act, Income Tax 646.83 CIT (Appeals),Ludhiana 1961

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us the amounts which are 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 there under has been transferred to such fund within time.

(viii) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(ix) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(x) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from banks.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xii) According to the information and explanations given to us, andto the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

For Raj Gupta and Co.

Chartered Accountants

FRN : 000203N

Raj Kumar Gupta

Place : Ludhiana (Partner)

Dated : 30th May, 2015 M. No. : 017039


Mar 31, 2014

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Limited ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31, 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

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 Standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956 ("the Act") read with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13th 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

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. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and 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 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 entity''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.

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

Opinion

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:

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

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

c) 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

1. 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.

2. 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 Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.

d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in subsection (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956 read with the General Circular 15/2013 dated 13th September, 2013 of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs in respect of Section 133 of the Companies Act,2013.

e) on the basis of written representations received from directors as on March 31, 2014, taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on March 31, 2014 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 274(1)(g) of the Companies Act, 1956.

ANNEXURE TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS'' REPORT Referred to in Paragraph 1 under the heading "Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements."

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

(b) As explained to us, most of the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year in a phased manner, which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The company has not disposed off a substantial part of its fixed assets during the year.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

(iii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)-(b), (c) and (d) of the order are not applicable. (e) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not taken any loan, secured or unsecured, from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4(iii)-(f) and (g) of the order are not applicable

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services.

During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) (a) Based on the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been entered into the register maintained under that

section.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions exceeding Rupees five lacs made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements 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 public.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and 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 section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(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 and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities.

Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues as on 31st March, 2014 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable. (b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for income tax / sales tax / wealth tax / service tax / custom duty / excise duty / cess. However, following demands have been raised on account of disputed matters pending before various authorities:

Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum where Statute dues (Rs. In lacs) dispute is pending

Tamil Nadu General Sales tax Demand 9.43 Tamil Nadu Taxation Sales Tax Act, 1956 Special Tribunal

Punjab VAT Act, 2005 Sales Tax demand 57.74 Sales Tax Tribunal, Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 650.53 Commissioner Appeals, Act, 1944 Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 22.64 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Excise Duty Demand 47.54 Commissioner Appeals, Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 13.39 CESTAT,Jaipur

Finance Act, 1994 Service Tax Demand 10.09 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 The Supreme Court of India

Service Tax Demand 33.74 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 22.32 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

(x) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) As explained to us, the company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiii) The company is not a Chit Fund or a Nidhi, Mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiv) Based on the information and explanations given to us and the records of the company examined by us, the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from banks. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4 (xv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xvi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xvii) Based on the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that funds raised on short-term basis have not been used for long-term investment.

(xviii)According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not issued debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xx) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any money by way of public issue during the year. Accordingly the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xxi) According to the information and explanations given to us, and to the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

For Raj Gupta & Co. Chartered Accountants FRN: 000203N

Raj Kumar Gupta Place : Ludhiana (Partner) Dated :28th May, 2014 M.No. : 017039


Mar 31, 2013

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Nahar Industrial Enterprises 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

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 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

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. An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and 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 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.

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

Opinion

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:

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

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

c) 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

1. 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.

2. 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 Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.

d) in our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in subsection (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956;

e) on the basis of written representations received from directors as on March 31, 2013, 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 Section 274(1)(g) of the Companies Act, 1956.

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

(b) As explained to us, most of the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year in a phased manner, which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The company has not disposed off a substantial part of its fixed assets during the year.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

(iii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)-(b), (c) and (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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4(iii)-(f) and (g) are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) (a) Based on the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been entered into the register maintained under that section.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions exceeding Rupees five lacs made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements 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 Public.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and 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 section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(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 and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities. Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues as on 31st March, 2013 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable. (b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for income tax / sales tax / wealth tax / service tax / custom duty / excise duty / cess. However, following demands have been raised on account of disputed matters pending before various authorities:

Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum where Statute dues (Rs.In lacs) dispute is pending

The Income Tax Act Income Tax 552.00 CIT (Appeals), Ludhiana

Tamil Nadu General Sales tax Demand 62.72 Tamil Nadu Taxation

Sales Tax Act, 1956 Special Tribunal

Punjab VAT Act, 2005 Sales Tax demand 57.74 Sales Tax Tribunal, Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 590.30 Commissione Appeals, Act, 1944 Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 22.64 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Excise Duty Demand 47.54 Commissioner Appeals, Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 13.39 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Finance Act, 1994 Service Tax Demand 10.09 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 The Supreme Court of India

Service Tax Demand 33.74 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 22.32 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

(x) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit. The company had incurred cash losses in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) As explained to us, the company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiii) The company is not a Chit Fund or a Nidhi, Mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiv) Based on the information and explanations given to us and the records of the company examined by us, the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from banks. Accordingly, the provisions of 4 (xv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xvi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xvii) Based on the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that funds raised on short-term basis have not been used for long-term investment.

(xviii)According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not issued debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xx) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any money by way of public issue during the year. Accordingly the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xxi) According to the information and explanations given to us, and to the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

For Raj Gupta & Co.

Chartered Accountants

FRN: 000203N

Raj Kumar Gupta

Place : Ludhiana (Partner)

Dated : 30th May, 2013 M.No. : 017039


Mar 31, 2012

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Limited, ("the company") as at 31st March 2012, the Statement of Profit and Loss and also the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date, annexed thereto. 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 misstatements. 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 (Auditors' Report) (Amendment) Order, 2004 ("the order") 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 paragraphs 4 and 5 of the said 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;

(c) The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in Section 211 (3C)of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31st March 2012 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March 2012 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of Section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956;

(f) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said financial statements read together with the significant accounting policies and other notes thereon 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:

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

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

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

ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS' REPORT Re: NAHAR INDUSTRIAL ENTERPRISES LIMITED (Referred to in paragraph 3 of our report of even date)

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

(b) As explained to us, most of the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year in a phased manner, which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The company has not disposed off a substantial part of its fixed assets during the year.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

(iii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)-(b), (c) and (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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4(iii)-(f) and (g) are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) (a) Based on the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been entered into the register maintained under that section.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions exceeding Rupees five lacs made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements 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 public.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and 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 section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(ix) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, Investor education and protection fund, employees' state insurance, income tax, sales tax, wealth tax, service tax, customs duty, excise duty and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities. Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues due as on 31st March 2012 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for income tax / sales tax / wealth tax / service tax / custom duty / excise duty / cess. However, following demands have been raised on account of disputed matters pending before various authorities:

Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum where Statute dues (Rs.In lacs) dispute is pending

Tamil Nadu General Sales Tax Demand 62.72 Tamil Nadu Taxation Sales Tax Act,1956 Special Tribunal

Punjab VAT Act,2005 Sales Tax Demand 57.74 Sales Tax Tribunal, Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 684.00 Commissioner Appeals Act, 1944 Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 30.33 Commissioner Appeals Ludhiana

Excise Duty Demand 47.54 Commissioner Appeals, Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 13.39 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Finance Act,1994 Service Tax Demand 10.09 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh.

Service Tax Demand 33.74 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 22.32 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

(x) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit. The company did not incur cash losses in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) As explained to us, the company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiii) The company is not a Chit Fund or a Nidhi, Mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiv) Based on the information and explanations given to us and the records of the company examined by us, the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has given a guarantee of Rs. 11.95 crores for loans taken by Cotton County Retail Ltd from banks. In our opinion, the terms and conditions of the said guarantee are not prime facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(xvi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xvii) Based on the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that funds raised on short-term basis have not been used for long-term investment.

(xviii) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not issued debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xx) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any money by way of public issue during the year. Accordingly the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the order are not applicable to the company

(xxi) According to the information and explanations given to us, and to the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

For Raj Gupta & Co.

Chartered Accountants

FRN: 000203N

Raj Kumar Gupta

Place : Ludhiana (Partner)

Dated :30th May, 2012 M.No.:017039


Mar 31, 2011

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Limited, ("the company") as at 31st March 2011, the Profit and Loss Account and also the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date, both annexed thereto. 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 misstatements. 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 (Auditors' Report) (Amendment) Order, 2004 ("the order") 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 paragraphs 4 and 5 of the said 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;

(c) The Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Profit and Loss account and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31st March 2011 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;

(f) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said financial statements read together with the significant accounting policies and other notes thereon 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:

(i) in the case of Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the company as at 31st March 2011;

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

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

ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS' REPORT Re: NAHAR INDUSTRIAL ENTERPRISES LIMITED (Referred to in paragraph 3 of our report of even date)

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

(b) As explained to us, most of the fixed assets

have been physically verified by the management during the year in a phased manner, which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The company has not disposed off a substantial part of its fixed assets during the year.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account

(iii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)-(b), (c) and (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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4(iii)-(f) and (g) are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) (a) Based on the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been entered into the register maintained under that section.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions exceeding Rupees five lacs made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements 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.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and 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 section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(ix) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, Investor education and protection fund, employees' state insurance, income tax, sales tax, wealth tax, service tax, customs duty, excise duty and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities. Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues due as on 31st March 2011 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for income tax / sales tax / wealth tax / service tax / custom duty / excise duty / cess. However, following demands have been raised on account of disputed matters pending before various authorities:



Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum Where Statute dues (Rs.In lacs) dispute is pending

Tamil Nadu General Sales tax Demand 62.72 Tamilnadu Taxation Sales Tax Act, 1956 Special Tribunal

Punjab VAT Act, 2005 Sales Tax demand 57.74 Sales Tax Tribunal, Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 419.94 Commissioner Appeals, Act,1944 Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 30.33 Commissioner Appeals Ludhiana

Excise Duty Demand 6.32 CESTAT, Delhi

Excise Duty Demand 60.49 Commissioner Appeals, Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 12.80 Revisionary Authority, Delhi

Excise Duty Demand 13.39 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Finance Act, 1994 Service Tax Demand 10.27 Commissioner Appeals, Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 Punjab & Haryana High Court, Chandigarh.

Service Tax Demand 5.06 Rajasthan High Court, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 27.86 Joint Commissioner, Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 22.32 Commissioner Appeals, Chandigarh

Service Tax Demand 0.76 Commissioner Appeals, Mandi Gobindgarh

Punjab State Demand Against 12.09 Zonal Settlement Electricity Board Rules Captive Consumption Committee, Mohali (net)

Demand Against Captive 135.42 Zonal Settlement Consumption(net) Committee, Ludhiana

Demand Against Captive 11.15 Punjab & Haryana

Consumption (net) High Court, Chandigarh

(x) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) As explained to us, the company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiii) The company is not a Chit Fund or a Nidhi, Mutual benefit fund/society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiv) Based on the information and explanations given to us and the records of the company examined by us, the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has given a guarantee of Rs 85 crores for loans taken by Cotton County Retail Ltd from banks. In our opinion, the terms and conditions of the said guarantee are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(xvi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xvii) Based on the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that funds raised on short-term basis have not been used for long-term investment.

(xviii) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

(xix) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not issued debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xx) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any

money by way of public issue during the year. Accordingly the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xxi) According to the information and explanations given to us, and to the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company, has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

i) 1,599,360 Equity Shares allotted as fully paid up by way of bonus shares during the year 1992-93 by capitalisation of share premium.

ii) 2,933,280 Equity Shares were allotted as fully paid up during the year 1997-98 pursuant to scheme of amalgamation with Nahar Fabrics Limied without payment received in cash.

iii) 12,176,625 Equity Shares were allotted as fully paid up during the year 2005-06 pursuant to the scheme of amalgamation of Nahar International Limited and Nahar Sugar & Allied Industries Limited with the Company without payment received in cash.

NOTES:

1. Working Capital Borrowings are secured by hypothecation of stocks of Raw Materials, Work-in-Process, Finished Goods, Stores & Book Debts and further secured by 2nd Charge on Fixed Assets of the Company and also personally guaranteed by some of the Directors of the Company.

2. Term loan from ICICI Bank Limited, IDBI Bank Ltd., Canara Bank, State Bank of Patiala, Indian Overseas Bank, Allahabad Bank, Punjab National Bank, Axis Bank,State Bank of Mysore,Punjab & Sind Bank, Corporation Bank and Government of India, Minstriy of Consumer Affairs are secured by hypothecation as pari-passu first charge on whole of the immovable properties of the Company situated at Village Jalalpur, Chandigarh Ambala Road, Lalru, Distt. Mohali, Industrial Focal Point, Phase VIII, Village Mundian, Distt. Ludhiana, Village Jalaldiwal, Near Raikot, Distt. Ludhiana (Punjab), Village Udaipur / Khijuriwas, Bhiwadi, Distt. Alwar (Rajasthan), Focal Point Phase IV, Ludhiana (Punjab) and Village Salana Jeon Singh Wala, Tehsil Amloh, Distt. Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab) including the Company's movable Plant and Machinery, Machinery Spares and other moveables both present and future and subject to the charge or charges created or to be created by the Company in favour of its Bankers on its movables and also personally guaranteed by some of the Directors of the Company.

NOTE : Unclaimed Dividend do not include any amount due and outstanding to be credited to Investor's Education and Protection Fund.

For Raj Gupta & Co. Chartered Accountants FRN: 000203

Place : Ludhiana Raj Kumar Gupta Dated : 30th May, 2011 (Partner) M.No.:017039


Mar 31, 2010

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of Nahar Industrial Enterprises Limited, ("the Company) as at 31st March 2010, the Profit and Loss Account and also the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date, both annexed thereto. These financial statements are the respon- sibility of the companys management. Our respon- sibility 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 misstatements. 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 manage- ment, 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) (Amendment) Order, 2004 ("the order") 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 paragraphs 4 and 5 of the said Order.

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

(a) We have obtained all the information and ex- planations, which to the best of our knowl- edge and belief were necessary for the pur- poses of our audit;

(b) In our opinion, proper books of account, as required by law, have been kept by the com- pany, so far as appears from our examina- tion of those books;

(c) The Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of ac- count;

(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Profit and Loss account and the Cash Flow State- ment dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in Sec- tion 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) On the basis of written representations re- ceived from the directors as on 31st March 2010 and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the direc- tors 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;

(f) In our opinion and to the best of our informa- tion and according to the explanations given to us, the said financial statements read to- gether with the significant accounting poli- cies and other notes thereon give the infor- mation required by the Companies Act, 1956, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the account- ing principles generally accepted in India:

(i) in the case of Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March 2010;

(ii) in the case of the Profit and Loss Account, of the Profit of the Company for the year ended on that date; and

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

ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS REPORT

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

(b) As explained to us, most of the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year in a phased manner, which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of the company. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The company has not disposed off a substantial part of its fixed assets during the year.

(ii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year.

(b) In our opinion, the procedures of physical verification of inventories 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 its inventory. As explained to us, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification were not material. The discrepancies noticed have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

(iii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us, 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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)- (b), (c) and (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 Companies Act, 1956. Hence clause 4 (iii)-(f) and (g) are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion, based on our observations and the information and explanations given to us, the company has in place an adequate internal control system commensurate with its size and the nature of its business, with regard to purchases of inventory, fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in the internal control system.

(v) (a) Based on the information and explanations given to us, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been entered into the register maintained under that section.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions exceeding Rupees five lacs made in pursuance of such contracts or arrangements 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.

(vii) In our opinion, the company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and 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 section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956. We are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.

(ix) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, Investor education and protection fund, employees state insurance, income tax, sales tax, wealth tax, service tax, customs duty, excise duty and cess have generally been deposited by the company in time with the appropriate authorities. Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, there were no arrears of undisputed statutory dues due as on 31st March 2010 that remained payable for more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, there are no disputed dues outstanding in the books of account for income tax / sales tax / wealth tax / service tax / custom duty / excise duty / cess. However, following demands have been raised on account of disputed matters pending before various authorities:

Name of the Nature of the Amount Forum where

Statute dues (Rs. In lacs) dispute if pending

Tamil Nadu General Sales tax Demand 62.72 Tamilnadu Taxation

Sales Tax Act, 1956 Special Tribunal

Punjab Sales Tax Act Sales Tax demand 57.74 Sales Tax Tribunal,

Chandigarh

The Central Excise Excise Duty Demand 419.94 Commissioner Appeals,

Act, 1944 Chandigarh

Excise Duty Demand 30.33 Commissioner Appeals

, Ludhiana

Excise Duty Demand 6.32 CESTAT, Delhi

Excise Duty Demand 1550.20 Commissioner Appeals,

Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 12.80 Revisionary Authority

Delhi

Excise Duty Demand 23.99 Joint Commissioner,

Jaipur

Excise Duty Demand 1.81 Commissioner Central

Excise, Jaipur

Finance Act, 1994 Service Tax Demand 10.09 Commissioner Appeals,

Ludhiana

Service Tax Demand 9.27 Punjab & Haryana High

Court, Chandigarh.

Service Tax Demand 5.06 Rajasthan High Court,

Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 27.86 Joint Commissioner,

Jaipur

Service Tax Demand 28.80 Commissioner Appeals,

Chandigarh

Service Tax Demand 2.59 Commissioner Appeals,

Mandi Gobindgarh

Punjab State Demand Against 12.09 Zonal Settlement

Electricity Board Rules Captive Consumption Committee, Mohali

(net)

Demand Against Captive 135.42 Zonal Settlement

Consumption(net) Committee, Ludhiana

Demand Against Captive 11.15 Punjab & Haryana

Consumption(net) High Court, Chandigarh

(x) The company does not have accumulated losses at the end of the financial year. The company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by the audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or banks or debenture holders.

(xii) As explained to us, the company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiii) The company is not a Chit Fund or a nidhi, mutual benefit fund/Society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiii) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xiv) Based on the information and explanations given to us and the records of the company examined by us, the company is not dealing in or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4 (xiv) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xv) Based on our examination of the records of the company and information and explanations given to us, the company has given a guarantee of Rs 85 crores for loans taken by Cotton County Retail Ltd from banks. In our opinion, the terms and conditions of the said guarantee are not prime facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(xvi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination, the term loans have been applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained.

(xvii)Based on the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that funds raised on short-term basis have not been used for long- term investment.

(xviii) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1856.

(xix)According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not issued debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of clause 4(xix) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xx) According to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any money by way of public issue during the year.

Accordingly the provisions of clause 4(xx) of the order are not applicable to the company.

(xxi)According to the information and explanations given to us, and to the best of our knowledge and belief, no fraud on or by the company, has been noticed or reported by the company during the year.

For Raj Gupta & Co.

Chartered Accountants

FRN: 000203N

Place : Ludhiana Raj Kumar Gupta

Dated : 29th May, 2010 (Partner)

M.No.: 017039

 
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