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Auditor Report of Sathavahana Ispat Ltd.

Mar 31, 2015

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of SATHAVAHANA ISPAT LIMITED ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the 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 Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Companyin accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. This responsibility also 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; and design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor's Responsibility

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

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

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 the disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor's judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal financial 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 financia control system over financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of theaccounting estimates made by the Company's 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 on the financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March, 2015, and its profit and its 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 sought and 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 it 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 aforesaid financial statements comply with the Accounting standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014.

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

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

i. The Company has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financial position in its financial statements - Refer Note No.29 (II) (4) to the financial statements;

ii. The Company did not have any long-term contracts with material foreseeable losses and did not have any long-term derivative contracts as at 31st March, 2015;

iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts, required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company during the year ended 31st March, 2015.

Annexure to Independent Auditor's Report Referred to in Paragraph 1 under the heading of Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements' of our report of even date

1. (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of Fixed Assets.

(b) The fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

2. (a) The stock of stores, spare parts, raw materials and finished goods of the Company have been physically verified at the yearend by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

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

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods.

5. The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public within the meaning of Sections 73, 74, 75 and 76 of the Act and the rules framed there under to the extent notified.

6. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under Sub-section (1) of Section 148 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

7. (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, employees state insurance, income tax, sales tax, wealth tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, cess and any other statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities though there have been delays in few cases and in respect of these statutory dues, there are no outstanding dues as on 31.03.2015 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of wealth tax, service tax, value added tax and cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2015 except income tax, sales tax, duty of customs and duty of excise the details of which are as given below:

S. No. Name of the Statute Nature of the Period to dues which it relates

1. Central Excise Act, Excise duty February, 2007 1944 and penalty to October, 2009

2. Central Sales Tax Act, Sales tax 2005-06 1956

3. Customs Act, Custom duty and 2012-13 1962 penalty

4. Income Tax Act, Interest on 2009-10 1961 Dividend Distribution Tax

Name of the Statute Amount Forum where dispute is Rs. pending

Central Excise Act, 1944 19,07,216 The Customs, Excise and Service Tax Appellate Tribunal,Bangalore

Central Sales Tax Act,1956 23,29,595 Sales Tax Appellate Tribunal, Hyderabad.

Customs Act, 1962 10,47,95,907 The Customs, Excise and Service Tax Appellate Tribunal,Bangalore

Income Tax Act, 1961 13,79,100 Rectification of mistake filed with Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, Circle 3(1), Hyderabad.

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

8. The accumulated losses of the Company did not exceed fifty percent of its net worth as at 31 st March, 2015and it has not incurred cash losses in the financial year ended on that date and in the immediately preceding financial year.

9. Based on our audit procedures and as per the information and explanations given by the management, the Company has delayed in repayment of dues to banks during the year to the extent of Rs. 49.68 Crores (the delay in such repayments being for not more than one month) and no such dues were in arrears as on the Balance Sheet date. There was no amount raised by the Company through the issue of Debentures.

10. In our opinion, and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from banks or financial institutions during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of Clause 3(x) of the Order are not applicable to the Company.

11. In our opinion, and according to the information and explanations given to us, the term loans have been applied for the purposes for which they were obtained.

12. During the course of our examination of the books and records of the Company carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the Company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P V R K NAGESWARA RAO & CO.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm's Registration Number: 002283S

N. ANKA RAO

HYDERABAD Partner

30.05.2015 Membership Number: 23939


Mar 31, 2014

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of SATHAVAHANA ISPAT 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 notified under 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.

Auditor''s 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 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, 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 notified under 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 the directors as on March 31, 2014, and 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 clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

Annexure to Independent Auditor''s Report Referred to in Paragraph 1 under the heading of ''Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements'' of our report of even date

1. (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of Fixed Assets.

(b) As explained to us, the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The Company has not disposed off substantial part of fixed assets during the year, which affect the going concern.

2. (a) As explained to us, the stock of stores, spare parts, raw materials and finished goods of the company have been physically verified at the year end by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

3. (a) The Company had granted interest free rent deposits to three parties and Share deposits to two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31.03.2014 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs.1,13,54,000/-

(b) In our opinion the terms and conditions of rent deposits given to parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(c) The Company is regular in receipt of principal amounts as stipulated and restipulated.

(d) The Company has taken unsecured loan from a party listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31-03-2014 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs. 88,00,000/-.

(e) In our opinion the rate of interest and other terms and conditions of unsecured loan taken from a party listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(f) The Company is regular in repaying the principal amounts as stipulated and has been regular in the payment of interest.

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods.

5. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and as confirmed by the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions made in pursuance of contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of Rs. 5,00,000/- in respect of each party have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits covered by the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India and provisions of Section 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under where applicable. We are informed that, no order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

7. In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

8. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

9. (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Investor Education and Protection Fund, Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty, Excise duty, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities though there have been delays in few cases and in respect of these statutory dues, there are no outstanding dues as on 31.3.2014 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty and Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2014 except Income Tax, Sales Tax and Excise Duty and the details of which are as given below:

Sl. Name of the Statute Nature of the Period Amount No dues to which Rs. it relates

1 Central Excise Act, Excise duty 2007-2008 1,90,301 1944

2. Central Excise Act, Excise duty February, 2007 19,07,216 1944 and penalty to October, 2009

3. Central Sales Tax Sales tax 2005-06 46,59,190 Act, 1956 Hyderabad.

4. Income Tax Act, 1961 Interest on 2009-10 13,79,100 Dividend Distribution Tax

Sl. Name of the Statute Forum where dispute is No pending 1 Central Excise Act, The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore

2. Central Excise Act, The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore 3. Central Sales Tax Sales Tax Appellate Tribunal, Act, 1956 Hyderabad.

4. Income Tax Act, 1961 Rectification of mistake filed with Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, Circle 3(1), Hyderabad. 10. As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the financial statements, the company''s accumulated losses at the end of the financial year are less than fifty percent of its net worth. The company has not incurred any cash losses during the year and in the immediately preceding financial year.

11. According to the records of the Company, during the year the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

12. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities to any body during the year.

13. In our opinion, as the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi or mutual benefit fund or society, the provisions of Clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditors''Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company for this year.

14. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments.

15. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions.

16. According to the records of the Company the term loans raised during the year have been applied for the purposes for which they were raised.

17. According to the records and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term purposes.

18. The Company has made preferential allotment of shares to a party covered in the Register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during the year. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the price at which shares have been issued is not prejudicial to the interests of the company.

19. The Company has not issued any debentures during the year, which requires the creation of security or charge.

20. During the year the Company has not made any public issues for which the management has to disclose the end use of money raised through that public issue.

21. During the course of our examination of the books and records of the company carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P V R K NAGESWARA RAO & CO., Chartered Accountants Firm''s Registration Number : 002283S

N. ANKA RAO Partner Membership Number: 23939

HYDERABAD 30.05.2014


Mar 31, 2013

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of SATHAVAHANA ISPAT 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. Auditor''s Responsibility Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordance with tne 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 dueto 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 sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956;

e. on the basis of written representations received from the directors as on March 31,2013, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the Directors is disqualified as on March 31,2013, from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

ANNEXURETO INDEPENDENT AUDITOR''S REPORT REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 1 UNDER THE HEADING OF ''REPORT ON OTHER LEGAL AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS''OF OUR REPORT OF EVEN DATE

1. (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of Fixed Assets.

(b) As explained to us, the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The Company has not disposed off substantial part of fixed assets during the year, which affect the going concern.

2. (a) As explained to us, the stock of stores, spare parts, raw material sand finished goods of the company have been physically verified at the yearend by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

3. (a) The Company had granted interest free rent deposits to three parties and Share deposits to two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31.03.2013 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs.1,13,54,000/-

(b) In our opinion the terms and conditions of rent deposits given to parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(c) The Company is regular in receipt of principal amounts as stipulated and reticulated.

(d) The Company has taken unsecured loan from a party listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31-03-2013 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs.88,00,000/-.

(e) In our opinion the rate of interest and other terms and conditions of unsecured loan taken from a party listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are nonprime facie prejudicial to the interests of the Company.

(f) The Company is regular in repaying the principal amounts as stipulated and has been regular in the payment of interest.

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods.

5. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and as confirmed by the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the transactions made in pursuance of contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of Rs. 5,00,000/- in respect of each party have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits covered by the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India and provisions of Section 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under where applicable. We are informed that, no order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

7. In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

8. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under clause (d) of subsection (1) of Section 209 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

9. (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Investor Education and Protection Fund, Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty, Excise duty, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities though there have been delays in few cases and in respect of these statutory dues, there are no outstand rig dues as on 31.3.2013 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty and Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2013 except Income Tax, Sales Tax and Excise Duty and the details of which are as given below:_

SI. No Name of the Statute Nature of the dues Period to Amount Forum where dispute is pending which it Rs. relates

1 Central Excise Act, Duty Payable 2007-2008 1,90,301 The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 on Demand Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore

2. Central Excise Act, Excise duty and February, 2007 19,07,216 The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 penalty on capi- tal to October, Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore goods 2009

3. Central Sales Tax Act,1956 Sales tax payable 2005-06 46,59,190 Sales Tax Appellate Tribunal, on third party Hyderabad. exports.

4. Income Tax Act, Intereston 2009-10 13,79,100 Rectification of mistake filed 1961 Dividend with Deputy Commissioner

Distri- bution Tax of Income Tax, Circle 3(1), Hyderabad.

10. As per the information and explanations given to us and onan overall examination of the financial statements, the company''s accumulated losses at the end of the financial year are less than fifty percent of its net worth. During the year the company fas not incurred any cash loss. Further during the previous year the company has incurred cash loss of Rs.65,95,49,300/-.

11. According to the records of the Company, during the year the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

12. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities to anybody during the year.

13. In our opinion, as the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi or mutual benefit fund or society, the provisions of Clause 4 fciii) of the Companies (Auditors'' Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company for this year.

14. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments.

15. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions.

16. According to the records of the Company the term loans raised during the year have been applied for the purposes for which they were raised.

17. According to records and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term investments.

18. The Company has made preferential allotment of shares to a party covered in the Register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during the year. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the price at which shares have been issued is not prejudicial to the interests of the company.

19. The Company has not issued any debentures during the year, which requires the creation of security or charge.

20. During the year the Company has not made any public issues for which the management has to disclose the end use of money raised through that public issue.

21. During the course of our examination of the books and records of the company carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P.V.R.K. NAGESWARA RAO & CO.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm''s Registration Number:002283S



P.V.R.K. NAGESWARA RAO

HYDERABAD Partner

30.05.2013 Membership Number: 18840


Mar 31, 2012

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

3. As required by the Companies (Auditors' Report) Order, 2003 issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Section 227(4A) 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:

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

ii) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by Law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of these books.

iii) 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.

iv) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the Accounting Standards referred in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956 to the extent applicable.

v) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors, as on 31.03.2012, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors are disqualified as on 31st March, 2012 from being appointed as director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

vi) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts read in conjunction with the notes and accounting policies 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:

a) in the case of Balance Sheet of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March, 2012;

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

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

ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 3 OF AUDITORS' REPORT OF EVEN DATE ON THE ACCOUNTS OF SATHAVAHANA ISPAT LIMITED FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31ST MARCH 2012

1. (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation

of Fixed Assets.

(b) As explained to us, the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification. As regards capital works in-progress, the same will be verified by the management on completion of assets.

(c) The Company has not disposed off substantial part of fixed assets during the year, which affect the going concern.

2. (a) As explained to us, the stock of stores, spare parts, raw materials and finished goods of the company have been physically verified at the year end by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

3. (a) The Company had granted interest free rent deposits to three parties and Share deposits to two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31.03.2012 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs.1,13,54,000/-

(b) In our opinion the terms and conditions of rent deposits given to parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(c) The Company is regular in receipt of principal amounts as stipulated and restipulated.

(d) The Company has taken unsecured loans from two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31-03-2012 and maximum amount involved during the year were Rs.88,00,000/- and Rs.2,67,00,000/- respectively.

(e) In our opinion the rate of interest and other terms and conditions of unsecured loans taken from the parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(f) The Company is regular in repaying the principal amounts as stipulated and has been regular in the payment of interest.

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods.

5. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and as confirmed by the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there were no transactions made in pursuance of contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of Rs.5,00,000/- in respect of any party during the year.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits covered by the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India and provisions of Section 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under where applicable. We are informed that, no order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

7. In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

8. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under clause (d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

9. (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Investor Education and Protection Fund, Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty, Excise duty, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities though there have been delays in few cases and in respect of these statutory dues, there are no outstanding dues as on 31.3.2012 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of Income Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty and Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2012 except Sales Tax and Excise Duty and the details of which are as given below:

Sl. Name of the Statute Nature of the dues Period to Amount No which it Rs. relates

1 Central Excise Act, Duty Payable 2007-2008 1,90,391 1944 on Demand

2. Central Excise Act, Excise duty and February, 19,07,216 1944 penalty on capital 2007 to goods October, 2009 3. Central Sales Tax Act, Sales tax payable 2005-06 46,59,190 1956 on third party exports

Sl Name of the Statute Forum where dispute is pending No

1. Central Excise Act, The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore

2. Central Excise Act, Commissioner of Customs and 1944 Central Excise (Appeals), Guntur. 3. Central Sales Tax Act, Sales Tax Appellate Tribunal, 1956 Hyderabad. 10. As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the financial statements, the company's accumulated losses at the end of the financial year are less than fifty percent of its net worth. During the year the company has incurred cash loss of Rs.65,95,49,300/-. Further during the previous year the company has not incurred any cash losses.

11. According to the records of the Company, during the year the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

12. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities to any body during the year.

13. In our opinion, as the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi or mutual benefit fund or society, the provisions of Clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditors' Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company for this year.

14. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments.

15. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions.

16. According to the records of the Company the term loans raised during the year have been applied for the purposes for which they were raised.

17. As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that the funds raised on short term basis amounting to Rs.7,83,45,409/- have been used for long term purposes. The company explained that the utilisation happened pending further drawal of term loans.

18. The Company has made preferential allotment of shares to a party covered in the Register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during the year. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the price at which shares have been issued is not prejudicial to the interests of the company.

19. The Company has not issued any debentures during the year, which requires the creation of security or charge.

20. During the year the Company has not made any public issues for which the management has to disclose the end use of money raised through that public issue.

21. During the course of our examination of the books and records of the company carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P.V.R.K. NAGESWARA RAO & CO.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm's Registration Number: 002283S

P.V.R.K. NAGESWARA RAO

HYDERABAD Partner

30.05.2012 Membership Number: 18840


Mar 31, 2011

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of SATHAVAHANA ISPAT LIMITED as at 31 st March, 2011, the Profit and Loss Account 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 auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis for our opinion.

3. As required by the Companies (Auditors' Report) Order, 2003 issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Section 227(4A) 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:

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

ii) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by Law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of these books.

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

iv) In our opinion, the BalanceSheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the Accounting Standards referred in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956 to the extent applicable.

v) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors, as on 31.03.2011, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors are disqualified as on 31 st March, 2011 from being appointed as director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1} of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

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

a) in the case of Balance Sheet of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31 st March, 2011;

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

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

ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 1 OF AUDITORS' REPORT OF EVEN DATE ON THE ACCOUNTS OF SATHAVAHANA ISPAT LIMITED FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 ST MARCH 2011

1. (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of Fixed Assets.

(b) As explained to us, the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification. As regards capital works in-progress, the same will be verified by the management on completion of assets.

(c) The Company has not disposed off substantial part of fixed assets during the year, which affect the going concern.

2. (a) As explained to us, the stock of stores, spare parts, raw materials and finished goods of the company have been physically verified at the yearend by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

3. (a) The Company had granted interest free rent deposits to three parties and Share deposits to two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. The balance as on 31 -03-2011 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs.1,13,54,000/-

(b) In our opinion the terms and conditions of rent deposits given to parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(c) The Company is regular in receipt of principal amounts as stipulated and restipulated.


4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for thesale of goods.

5. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and as confirmed by the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of the Company, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there were no transactions made in pursuance of contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of Rs.5,00,000/- in respect of any party during the year.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits covered by the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India and provisions of Section 58Aand 58AAor any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under where applicable. We are informed that, no order has been passed by the Compa ny La w Board or Nationa I Company La w Tri buna I or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or a ny other Tribunal.

7. In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

8. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under clause

(d) of sub-section (1) of Section 209 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

9. (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Investor Education and Protection Fund, Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty, Excise duty, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities though there have been delays in few cases and in respect of these statutory dues, thereare no outstanding dues as on 31.3.2011 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of Sales Tax, IncomeTax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty and Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2011 except Excise Duty and the details of which 3re as given below:

SI.No Name of the Statute Nature of the dues Period to Amount Forum where dispute is pending which it Rs. relates

1 Central Excise Act, Duty Payable on 2007-2008 1,90,391 The Customs, Excise and Service 1944 Demand Tax Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore

10. As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the financial statements of the company for the current and immediately preceding financial year, we report that the Company does not have any accumulated losses at the end of the current financial year nor incurred cash losses in the current and immediately preceding financial year.

11. According to the records of the Company, during the year the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

12. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities to any body during the year.

13. In our opinion, as the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi or mutual benefit fund or society, the provisions of Clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditors'Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company for this year.

14. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments.

15. As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bankorfinancial institutions.

16. According to the records of the Company the term loans raised during the year have been applied for the purposes for which they were raised.

17. As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term investments.

18. The Company has made preferential allotment of shares to a party covered in the Register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during the year. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the price at which shares have been issued is not prejudicial to the interest of the company.

19. The Company has not issued any debentures during the year, which requires the creation of security or charge.

20. During the year the Company has not made any public issues for which the management has to disclose the end use of money raised through that public issue.

21. During the course of our examination of the books and records of the company earned out in accordance with the general ly accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P V R K NAGESWARA RAO & CO.,

Chartered Accountants

Firm's Registration Number: 002283S

P V R K NAGESWARA RAO

HYDERABAD Partner

30.05.2011 Membership Number: 18840








Mar 31, 2010

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

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on 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) Order, 2003 issued by the Central Government of India in terms of Section 227(4A) 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:

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

ii) In our opinion, proper books of account as required by Law have been kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of these books.

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

iv) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the Accounting Standards referred in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956 to the extent applicable.

v) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors, as on 31.03.2010, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors are disqualified as on 31 st March, 2010 from being appointed as director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956.

vi) In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts read in conjunction with the notes and accounting policies 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:

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

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

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

ANNEXURE REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 1 OF AUDITORS REPORT OF EVEN DATE ON THE ACCOUNTS OF SATHAVAHANA ISPAT LIMITED FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31ST MARCH, 2010

1 (a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situation of Fixed Assets.

(b) As explained to us, the fixed assets have been physically verified by the management according to the phased programme designed to cover all the fixed assets on rotation basis. In respect of fixed assets verified according to this programme, which is considered reasonable, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification. As regards capital works in-progress, the same will be verified by the management on completion of assets.

(c) The Company has not disposed off substantial part of fixed assets during the year, which affect the going concern.

2 (a) As explained to us, the stock of stores, spare parts, raw materials and finished goods of the company have been physically verified at the year end by the Management except stocks lying with outside warehouses and consignees which have been verified with reference to certificates and other relevant documents where available.

(b) 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 has maintained proper records of inventories and the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared to book records, which in our opinion were not material, have been properly dealt with in the books of account.

3 (a) The Company had granted interest free rent deposits of Rs.15,48,000/- to three parties and Share deposits of Rs. 81,50,000/- to two parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during previous years. The balance as on 31.03.2010 and maximum amount involved during the year was Rs. 96,98,000/-.

(b) In our opinion the terms and conditions of rent deposits given to parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 are not prima facie prejudicial to the interests of the company.

(c) The Company is regular in receipt of principal amounts as stipulated and restipulated.

(d) The Company has not taken any loans secured or unsecured from companies, firms or other parties listed in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

4 In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control systems commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in internal control systems with regard to purchase of inventory, fixed assets and for the sale of goods.

5 (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and as confirmed by the General Manager (Finance) and Company Secretary of the Company, we are of the opinion that the particulars of contracts or arrangements that need to be entered into the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 have been so entered.

(b) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there were no transactions made in pursuance of contracts or arrangements entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 and exceeding the value of Rs.5,00,000/- in respect of any party during the year.

6 According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits covered by the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India and provisions of Section 58A and 58AA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under where applicable. We are informed that, no order has been passed by the Company Law Board or National Company Law Tribunal or Reserve Bank of India or any Court or any other Tribunal.

7 In our opinion and according to the explanations given to us, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business.

8 We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the company in respect of products where, pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government of India, the maintenance of cost records has been prescribed under clause (d) of sub- section (1) of Section 209 of the Act and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been maintained and are being made up. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.

9 (a) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, the Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty, Excise duty, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities and in respect of these statutory dues, there are no outstanding dues as on 31.3.2010 which are outstanding for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(b) According to the records of the Company and as per the information and explanations given to us, there are no dues of Sales Tax, Income Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Customs duty and Cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute as on 31.03.2010 except Excise Duty and the details of which are as given below:

Sl. No Name of the Statute Nature of the dues Period to Amount Forum where dispute is pending which it Rs. relates

1 Central Excise Act, Duty Payable on 2007- 2008 1,90,391 The Customs, Excise and Service Tax 1944 Demand Appellate Tribunal, Bangalore.

10 As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the financial statements of the company for the current and immediately preceding financial year, we report that the Company does not have any accumulated losses at the end of the current financial year nor incurred cash losses in the current and immediately preceding financial year.

11 According to the records of the Company, during the year the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

12 As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not granted any loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities to any body during the year.

13 In our opinion, as the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi or mutual benefit fund or society, the provisions of Clause 4 (xiii) of the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 are not applicable to the Company for this year.

14 According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not dealing or trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments.

15 As per the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions.

16 According to records of the Company the term loans raised during the year have been applied for the purposes for which they were raised.

17 As per the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the company, we report that the funds raised on short term basis have not been used for long term investments.

18 As per the information and explanation given to us, the Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties covered in the Register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956 during the year.

19 The Company has not issued any debentures during the year, which requires the creation of security or charge.

20 During the year the Company has not made any public issues for which the management has to disclose the end use of money raised through that public issue.

21 During the course of our examination of the books and records of the company carried out in accordance with the generally accepted auditing practices in India and according to the information and explanations given to us we have neither come across any instances of fraud on or by the company, noticed or reported during the year, nor have we been informed of such case by the management.

For P V R K NAGESWARA RAO & CO.,

Chartered Accountants

Firms Registration Number : 002283S

P V R K NAGESWARA RAO

HYDERABAD Partner

27.05.2010 Membership Number: 18840

 
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