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Notes to Accounts of Sathavahana Ispat Ltd.

Mar 31, 2016

Notes:

1 The Cash Flow Statement has been prepared under ''Indirect Method'' in accoidance with the requirement of Accounting Standard-3 "Cash Flow Statement".

2 Summary of Significant Accounting Policies and Other Explanatory Information (Note 27) forms an integral part of Cash Flow Statement.

3 Previous year''s figures have been regrouped wherever necessary to conform to this year''s classification

(f) Terms / rights attached to Equity Shares

The Company has only one class of Equity Shares having par value of -10/- per share. Each holder of equity shares is entitled to one vote per share. The Company declares and pays dividend in Indian Rupees.

(g) In the event of liquidation of the Company, the holders of the equity shares will be entitled to receive remaining assets of the Company after distribution of all preferential amounts. The distribution will be in proportion to the number of equity shares held by the shareholders.


Mar 31, 2015

1 CORPORATE INFORMATION:

Sathavahana Ispat Limited (the Company) is a listed Company in India and is engaged in the manufacture of Pig iron Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation of Power. The Pig Iron Plant is in Anantapuramu District of Andhra Pradesh and the Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power facility is in Bellary District, Karnataka. The Company's head office is at Hyderabad, India. A major portion of Metallurgical Coke is captively used for manufacture of Pig Iron. The Company's turnover is mainly from domestic markets. The Equity Shares of the Company are listed on the BSE Limited and The National Stock Exchange of India Limited.

2 Previous year figures have been regrouped/ recast/ rearranged wherever necessary to conform to current year classification.

3 CHANGE IN ACCOUNTING ESTIMATE:

As per the requirements of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act"), the Company has computed depreciation on the basis of the useful lives of tangible fixed assets in the manner prescribed in Schedule II of the Act. Consequently, depreciation for the year is higher by Rs.7391322/- and depreciation of Rs. 16199140/- (net of deferred tax of Rs.7243899/-) on account of assets whose useful life is already exhausted as on 1st April, 2014 has been adjusted to Reserves and Surplus.

4 Confirmation letters have been issued in respect of trade receivables and other receivables, loans and advances and trade payables and other payables of the Company. Balances where confirmations are not forthcoming such balances are subject to reconciliation and consequential adjustment required, if any, would be determined/made on receipt of confirmation. However, in the opinion of the Board, assets other than fixed assets and non-current investments have a value on realisation in the ordinary course of business at least equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities have been made.

5 EXCISE DUTY ON OPENING AND CLOSING STOCKS:

Excise Duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Note 25 "Changes in inventories of finished goods and work-in-progress."

6 FOREIGN CURRENCY EXPOSURES THAT ARE HEDGED BY A DERIVATIVE INSTRUMENTS:

a. The Company uses foreign exchange forward contracts to hedge its foreign currency exposures relating to the underlying transactions and firm commitments to mitigate the foreign exchange fluctuation risk and to reduce the hedging cost to the Company. The Company does not use these derivative instruments for trading and speculative purposes.

b. The details of outstanding foreign exchange forward contracts are:

7 Disclosure on utilisation of proceeds of Preferential Issues in terms of SEBI (ICDR) Regulations 2009

The proceeds of preferential issue made in the year 2013-14 amounting to Rs. 450000000/-have been fully utilised for the purposes for which they were raised.

8 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR):

In terms of provisions of sub section 5 to section 135 of the Companies Act 2013 the Company is not required to earmark any fund for Corporate Social Responsibility activities in view of the past losses.

9 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 17 ON SEGMENT REPORTING:

The Company's business consists of two reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power as per Accounting Standard 17 "Segment Reporting".

Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the Financial Statements of the Company. Inter/lntra segment transfers are accounted at selling price to the transferring segment. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation. Asa part of secondary reporting revenues are attributed to geographical markets based on the location of the customers. Tne following tables present the revenue, profit or loss, assets and liabilities information relating to the business/geographical segment for the year ended 31st March 2015.

10 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 19 ON LEASES:

Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19 "Leases":

Operating Lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancelable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year is Rs.4909853/- (previous year Rs.4655088/-)

11 Leasehold land represents land purchased admeasuring 88.57 acres under lease-cum-sale agreement with Karnataka Industrial Area Development Board (KIADB), Government of Karnataka.

12 The Summary of Significant Accounting Policies and other Explanatory Information form an integral part of Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement.


Mar 31, 2014

1. (a) Terms / rights attached to Equity Shares

The Company has only one class of Equity Shares having par value of Rs. 10/- per share. Each holder of Equity Shares is entitled to one vote per share. The Company declares and pays dividend in Indian Rupees.

(b) In the event of liquidation of the Company, the holders of the Equity Shares will be entitled to receive remaining assets of the company after distribution of all preferential amounts. The distribution will be in proportion to the number of Equity Shares held by the shareholders.

i. Term loan borrowings from banks are secured by first mortgage and charge on entire fixed assets, both present and future, and second charge on current assets and guaranteed by two Directors of the Company. The principal amount on these term loans are generally repayable in 32 equated quarterly installments after moratorium period of one year with interest payable on monthly rests. The interest rates vary from 13.5% to 15.5% p.a.

The period of maturity with reference to four term loan borrowings from Balance Sheet date are: (a) Loan 1 comprises one installment of Rs. 34692640/- (b) Loan 2 comprises four quarterly installments of Rs. 27375000/- each; eight quarterly installments of Rs. 32625000/- each and six quarterly installments of Rs. 7875000/- each and (c) Loan 3 comprises sixteen quarterly installments of Rs. 12550000/- each and one installment of Rs. 10242283/-. (d) Loan 4 comprises eighteen quarterly installments of Rs. 87500000/- and (e) Loan 5 and 6 are yet to be drawn fully and hence period of maturities is not determined.

ii. Borrowings from other parties are on hypothecation of assets and guaranteed by the Managing Director of the Company. These loans are mostly repayable in 36 equated monthly installments including interest. The interest rates vary from 10.5% to 12.5% p.a. The future maturities from the Balance Sheet date comprises (a) loan 1 comprises twenty eight installments of Rs. 64335/- each (b) loan 2 comprises 27 installments of Rs. 36534/- each and (c) loan 3 comprises 34 installments of Rs. 44595/- each and loan 4 comprises 33 installments of Rs. 146969/- each, all installments includes interest.

iii. The rate of interest in respect of loan from related party is 12% p.a.

iv. The above borrowings and interest due thereon have been paid upto date and there are no continuing defaults.

v. Working capital loans from banks and buyer''s credit are secured by charge on the entire current assests and further secured by second charge on entire fixed assets of the Company and guaranteed by two Directors of the Company. The rate of interest on working capital loans varies from 14.50% to 15.25% p.a. The rate of interest in respect of Buyer''s credit varies from 6m LIBOR 70 bps to 6m LIBOR 120 bps p.a.

vi. The rate of interest in respect of loans from related parties is 12% p.a.

vii. The above borrowings and interest due there on have been paid upto date and there are no defaults.

Information as required to be disclosed under section 22 of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act 2006 (MSMEDA 2006) as given below with reference to dues to micro, small and medium enterprises has been determined to the extent such parties have been identified on the basis of information available with the Company and relied upon by the Auditors.

II. OTHER EXPLANATORY INFORMATION::

1 CORPORATE INFORMATION:

Sathavahana Ispat Limited (the Company) is a listed company in India and is engaged in the manufacture of Pig iron, Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation of Power. The Pig Iron Plant is in Anantapuram District of Andhra Pradesh and the Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power facility is in Bellary District, Karnataka. The Company''s head office is at Hyderabad, Telangana, India. A major portion of Metallurgical Coke is captively used for manufacture of Pig Iron. The Company''s turnover is mainly from domestic markets. The Equity Shares of the Company are listed on the BSE Limited and The National Stock Exchange of India Limited.

2 Previous year figures have been regrouped/ recast/ rearranged wherever necessary to conform to current year classification.

3 CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND COMMITMENTS:

As at As at 31st March 2014 31st March 2013

A Contingent Liabilities:

i. Claims against the Company not acknowledged as debt Rs. 12168141 12168141

ii. On account of bank guarantees issued by the bankers Rs. 6785000 22098289

iii. Taxes and Duty demands contested by the Company. Rs. 8135807 8135807

Rs. 27088948 42402237

B Commitments:

Estimated amount of contracts remaining to be executed on capital account and not provided for (net of advances) Rs. 1246974226 1296547179

The above liabilities aggregating to Rs. 2507883179/- (previous year Rs. 896383701/-) pertaining to project under implementation but classified as current liablities by following revised schedule VI to the Companies Act 1956. Un-drawn term loan is Rs. 1706574591/- (previous year Rs. 1490000000/-)

4 Confirmation letters have been issued in respect of trade receivables and other receivables, loans and advances and trade payables and other payables of the Company. Balances where confirmations are not forthcoming such balances are subject to reconciliation and consequential adjustment required, if any, would be determined/ made on receipt of confirmation. However, in the opinion of the Board, assets other than fixed assets and non- current investments have a value on realisation in the ordinary course of business at least equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities have been made.

5 EXCISE DUTY ON OPENING AND CLOSING STOCKS:

Excise Duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Note 25"Changes in inventories of finished goods and work-in-progress."

6 FOREIGN CURRENCY EXPOSURES THAT ARE HEDGED BY A DERIVATIVE INSTRUMENTS:

a. The Company uses foreign exchange forward contracts to hedge its foreign currency exposures relating to the underlying transactions and firm commitments to mitigate the foreign exchange fluctuation risk. The Company does not use these derivative instruments for trading and speculative purposes.

(d) The present value of obligation in respect of provision for payment of leave encashment is determined based on actuarial valuation using the Projected Unit Credit Method, which recognises each period of service as giving rise to additional unit of employee benefit entitlement and measures each unit separately to build up the final obligation recognised and charged off to Statement of Profit and Loss.

(e) The estimates of rate of escalation in salary considered in actuarial valuation is determined after taking into account inflation, seniority, promotion and other relevant factors including supply and demand in the employment market. The above information is certified by the Actuary.

7 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 17 ON SEGMENT REPORTING:

The Company''s business consists of two reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power as per Accounting Standard 17"Segment Reporting"issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006.

Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the financial statements of the Company. Inter/Intra segment transfers are accounted at selling price to the transferring segment. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation. As a part of secondary reporting revenues are attributed to geographical markets based on the location of the customers. The following tables present the revenue, profit or loss, assets and liabilities information relating to the business/ geographical segment for the year ended 31st March 2014.

8 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 19 ON LEASES:

Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19"Leases"issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006:

Operating Lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancelable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year is Rs. 4655088/- (previous year Rs. 4510663/-)

9 PROVISION FOR TAXATION:

(i) The Company estimates the deferred tax charge / (credit) using the applicable rate of taxation based on the impact of timing differences between financial statements and estimated taxable income for the current year.

10 Leasehold land represents land purchased admeasuring 88.57 acres under lease-cum-sale agreement with Karnataka Industrial Area Development Board (KIADB), Government of Karnataka.

11 The Summary of Significant Accounting Policies and other Explanatory Information form an integral part of Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement.


Mar 31, 2013

1 CORPORATE INFORMATION:

Sathavahana I spat Limited (the Company) is a listed company in India and is engaged in the manufacture of Pig iron, Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation of Power. The Pig Iron Plant is in Anantapuram District of Andhra Pradesh and the Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power facility is in Bellary District, Karnataka. The Company''s head office is at Hyderabad, India. A major portion of Metallurgical Coke is actively used for manufacture of Pig Iron. The Company''s turnover is mainly from domestic markets. The Equity Shares of the Company are listed on the BSE Limited and The National Stock Exchange of India Limited.

2 Previous year figures have been regrouped/ recast/ rearranged wherever necessary to conform to current year classification.

As at As at

31st March 2013 31st March 2012

3 CONTINGENT LIABILITIES AND COMMITMENTS:

A Contingent Liabilities:

i. Claims against the Company not acknowledged as debt Rs. 12168141 12168141

ii. On account of bank guarantees issued by the bankers Rs. 22098289 36124135

iii. Taxes and duty demands contested by the Company. Rs. 8135807 6756707

Rs. 42402237 55048983

B Commitments:

i. Estimated amount of contracts remaining to be Rs. 1296547179 918233772 executed on capital account and not provided for (net of advances)

4 Confirmation letters have been issued in respect of trade receivables and other receivables, loans and advances and trade payables and other payables of the Company. Balances where confirmations are not forthcoming such balances are subject to reconciliation and consequential adjustment required, if any, would be determined/made on receipt of confirmation. However, in the opinion of the Board, assets other than Fixed Assets and non-current investments have a value on realization in the ordinary course of business at least equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities have been made.

5 EXCISE DUTY ON OPENING AND CLOSING STOCKS:

Excise Duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Note 27 "Changes in inventories of finished goods and work-in-progress."

(d) The present value of obligation in respect of provision for payment of leave encashment is determined based on actuarial valuation using the Projected Unit Credit Method, which recognizes each period of service as giving rise to additional unit of employee benefit entitlement and measures each unit separately to build up the final obligation recognized and charged off to Statement of Profit and Loss.

(e) The estimates of rate of escalation in salary considered in actuarial valuation is determined after taking into account inflation, seniority, promotion and other relevant factors including supply and demand in the employment market. The above information is certified by the Actuary.

6 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 17 ON SEGMENT REPORTING:

The Company''s business consists of two Reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation of Power as per Accounting Standard 17 "Segment Reporting" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006. Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the financial statements of the Company. Inter/Intra segment transfers are accounted at selling price to the transferring segment. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation. The following tables present the revenue, profit or loss, assets and liabilities information relating to the business/geographical segment for the year ended 31st March 2013.

7 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 19 ON LEASES:

Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19 Teases "issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006: Operating Lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancelable at its option.

8 PROVISION FORTAXATION:

(i) The Company estimates the deferred tax charge / (credit) using the applicable rate of taxation based on the impact of timing differences between financial statements and estimated taxable income for the current year.

9 Leasehold land represents land purchased admeasuring 88.57 acres under lease-cum-sale agreement with Karnataka Industrial Area Development Board (KIADB), Government of Karnataka.

10 The Summary of Significant Accounting Policies and other Explanatory Information form an integral part of Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement.


Mar 31, 2012

Notes:

1 The Cash Flow Statement has been prepared under 'Indirect Method' in accordance with the requirement of Accounting Standard-3 "Cash Flow Statement" issued under Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006

2 Significant Accounting Policies and Notes to accounts (Note 31) forms an integral part of Cash Flow Statement.

3 Previous year's figures have been regrouped wherever necessary to conform to this year's classification

(a) Terms of Securities convertible into Equity Shares:

38,00,000 Share Warrants allotted on 15th March 2011 at an issue price of A60/- each, comprising of A10/- each towards face value and A50/- each towards premium are convertible at the option of the holder thereof in one or more tranches to 38,00,000 Equity Shares on or before expiry of 18 months from the date of allotment. The last date for exercise of option by the holder is 15th September 2012.

(b) Terms / rights attached to Equity Shares

The Company has only one class of Equity Shares having par value of A10/- per Share. Each holder of Equity Shares is entitled to one vote per Share. The Company declares and pays dividend in Indian Rupees.

(c) During the year ended 31st March 2012, the amount of per Share dividend recognised as distribution to Equity Shareholders was Nil. (Previous year A1.80)

(d) In the event of liquidation of the Company, the holders of the Equity Shares will be entitled to receive remaining assets of the Company after distribution of all preferential amounts. The distribution will be in proportion to the number of Equity Shares held by the shareholders.

During the year on exercise of option of conversion by the allottee, 18,30,000 (previous year 4,00,000) Share Warrants to 18,30,000 (previous year 4,00,000) Equity Shares were allotted and accordingly a sum of Rs 1,83,00,000/- (previous year Rs 40,00,000/-) and Rs 9,15,00,000/- (previous year Rs 2,00,00,000/-) was adjusted to Paid-up Capital (at Rs 10/- per share) and Share Premium account (at Rs 50/- per share) respectively.

i. Term Loan borrowings from banks are secured by first mortgage and charge on all the immovable and movable assets, present and future, subject to the charges created in favour of the Company's Bankers on current assets for securing borrowings for working capital and guaranteed by two Directors of the Company. The Principal amount on these term loans are generally repayable in 32 equated quarterly installments after moratorium period of one year with interest payable on monthly rests. The interest rates vary from 13.5% to 15.5% p.a. and interest amount payable at monthly rests.

The period of maturity with reference to four term Loan Borrowings from Balance Sheet date are: (a) Loan 1 comprises nine quarterly installments comprising eight quarterly installments of Rs 37188000/- each and one installment of Rs 37172000/- (Rs ) Loan 2 comprises twelve quarterly installments of Rs 27375000/- each; eight quarterly installments of Rs 32625000/- each and six quarterly installments of Rs 7875000/- each and (c) Loan 3 comprises twenty four quarterly installments of Rs 12550000/- each and one installment of Rs 10950000/-. Loan 4 is yet to be drawn fully and hence period of maturities is not determined.

ii. Borrowings from other parties are on hypothecation of assets and guaranteed by the Managing Director of the Company. These loans are mostly repayable in 36 equated monthly installments including interest. The interest rates vary from 10.5% to 12.5% p.a. The future maturities from the Balance Sheet date comprises (a) loan 1 comprises ten installments of A361111/- each and Loan two comprises fourteen installments of Rs 132004/- each.

iii. The Sales Tax Deferment is an interest free loan granted by the Government of Andhra Pradesh on sales tax collections and repayable in ten installments, each installment comprising one year collections. The period of maturies from the Balance Sheet date of this borrowal comprises two installments of Rs 32650739/- and Rs 38487138/-.

iv. The above borrowings and interest due thereon have been paid upto date and there are no continuing defaults.

i. Working capital loans from banks and Buyer's credit are secured by hypothecation of stocks and book debts and further secured by second charge on fixed assets of the Company and guaranteed by two Directors of the Company. The rate of interest on working capital loans varies from 14.50% to 15.25% p.a. The rate of interest in respect of Buyer's credit varies from LIBOR 110 bps to LIBOR 250 bps p.a.

ii. The rate of interest in respect of loans from related parties is 12% p.a.

iii. The above borrowings and interest due there on have been paid upto date and there are no defaults.

1 CORPORATE INFORMATION:

Sathavahana Ispat Limited (the Company) is a listed company in India and is engaged in the manufacture of Pig iron, Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation of Power. The Pig Iron plant is in Anantapur District of Andhra Pradesh and the Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power facility is in Bellary District, Karnataka. The Company's head office is at Hyderabad, India. A major portion of Metallurgical Coke is captively used for manufacture of Pig Iron. The Company's turnover is mainly from domestic markets. The Equity Shares of the Company are listed on The Bombay Stock Exchange Limited and The National Stock Exchange of India Limited.

2 PRESENTATION AND DISCLOSURE OF FINANCIAL STATEMENTS:

During the year ended 31st March 2012, the Revised Schedule VI notified under the Companies Act, 1956 has become applicable to the Company for preparation and presentation of its financial statements. The adoption of Revised Schedule VI does not impact recognition and measurement principles followed for preparation of financial statements. However, it has significant impact on presentation and disclosures made in the financial statements. The Company has also reclassified the previous year figures in accordance with the requirements applicable in the current year.

3 In the opinion of the Board, assets other than Fixed Assets and non-current investments have a value on realisation in the ordinary course of business atleast equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities have been made.

4 EXCISE DUTY ON OPENING AND CLOSING STOCKS:

Excise Duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Note 27 "Changes in inventories of finished goods, work-in-progress and scrap".

(a) The present value of obligation in respect of provision for payment leave encashment is determined based on actuarial valuation using the projected unit credit method, which recognises each period of service as giving rise to additional unit of employee benefit entitlement and measures each unit separately to build up the final obligation recognised and charged off to Statement of Profit and Loss.

(b) The estimates of rate of escalation in salary considered in actuarial valuation is determined after taking into account inflation, seniority, promotion and other relevant factors including supply and demand in the employment market. The above information is certified by the Actuary.

5 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 17 ON SEGMENT REPORTING:

The Company's business consists of two reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power as per Accounting Standard 17 "Segment Reporting" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006. Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the financial statements of the Company. Inter/Intra segment transfers are accounted at selling price to the transfering segment. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation. The following tables present the revenue, profit or loss, assets and liabilities information relating to the business/geographical segment for the year ended 31st March 2012.

6 DISCLOSURES UNDER ACCOUNTING STANDARD 19 ON LEASES:

Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19 "Leases" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006: Operating lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancellable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year is Rs 4503210/- (previous year Rs 3970822/-)


Mar 31, 2011

1. Contingent Liabilities Not Provided For:

2010-11 2009-10 Rs. Rs.

i) Claims against the Company not acknowledged as debt 12168141 12466141

ii) Taxes and Duty demands and show cause notices contested by the Company 198768 190301

iii) On account of Bank Guarantees executed by the bankers 14314025 9467212

Total 26680934 22123654

ii. Computation of net profit in accordance with Section 198 of the Companies Act, 1956 with relevant details of calculation of commission payable by way of percentage of such profits to Managing Director and Executive Vice Chairman for the year ending 31sl March, 2011.

2. Confirmation letters have been issued in respect of sundry debtors, loans and advances and sundry creditors of the Company but not responded to in some cases. Hence unconfirmed balances are subject to reconciliation and consequent adjustments, if any, would be determined/made on receipt of confirmation. However, in the opinion of the Board of Directors the current assets, loans and advances have a value on realisation in the ordinary course of business at least equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities has been made.

3. Excise Duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Schedule 16 "Increase/(Decrease) in stocks".

4. Deposits include an amount of Rs. 1215000/-{previous year Rs.8100007-) due from a Director of the Company towards rental deposit of office premises. Maximum amount outstanding during the year Rs. 1215000/- (Previous year: Rs. 810000/-).

5 Previous year figures have been regrouped / rearranged wherever necessary and paise have been rounded off to the nearest rupee.

6 Information as required to be disclosed under schedule VI of the Companies Act, 1956 with reference to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act, 2006 (Act) as given below and the information mentioned at Schedule No.13 -Current Liabilities with reference to dues of Micro, Small and Medium enterprises, has been determined to the extent such parties have been identified on the basis of information available with the Company and relied on by the Auditors:

7 terms of approval accorded by the Company at the Extraordinary General Meeting held on 15Lh December 2010, the Company on 15th March 2011 allotted by a preferential issue to Ganapati Adusumilli Fininvest Private Limited, an associate entity of Promoters'group, 4200000 Share Warrants at an issue price of Rs.60/- (including Share Premium of Rs.50/- for each) per Share Warrant against twenty five percent upfront payment of Rs.630O000O/-. Each Share Warrant carries a right to apply for 1 (one) Equity Share of Rs.10/-each at a premium of Rs.50/- per share within a period not exceeding eighteen months from the date of allotment of Share Warrants.The ailottee has since exercised option of conversion of 400000 Share Warrants by paying the balance seventy five percent of the outstanding amount of Rs. 18000000/-. On exercise of this option, the Company appropriated a sum of Rs.4000000/- towards paid up capital and balance of Rs.20000000/- towards Share Premium account The balance 3800000 Share Warrants where an amount of Rs.15/- per Share Warrant (Rs.2.50/- towards share capital and Rs.12.50/- towards share premium) paid up aggregating to Rs.57O0OOO0/- has been shown as "Money received against Share Warrants" under Shareholders' funds. On exercise of option of conversion of these outstanding Share Warrants, the paid up Share Capital and Share Premium will increase by Rs.38000000/- and Rs. 190000000/- respectively. The upfront payment would stand forfeited if the option of conversion is not exercised within stipulated time.

During the year, the Company has also by way of the above preferential issue, allotted 800000 Equity Shares of Rs. 10/- each at a premium of Rs.50/- per share on a private placement by preferential allotment basis to Stemcor AG on 15th March 2011 in terms of approval accorded by the Company at the Extraordinary General Meeting held on 15th December 2010, whereby the paid up capital has gone up by Rs.8000000/- and the Share Premium account by Rs.40000000/-.

Disclosure on Utilisation of proceeds of Preferential Issues in terms of SEB1 (iCDR) Regulations 2009 :

i) The proceeds of preferential issue made in January 2008 amounting to Rs.426000000/- has been fully utilised for project and other related business expenditure.

8 The Company's business consists of two reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co- generation Power as per Accounting Standard 17"SegmentReporting"issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006.

Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the financial statements of the Company. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation.

9 Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19"Leases" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006:

Operating lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancellable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases recognised in the Profit and Loss Account for the year is Rs.3970823/- (previous year Rs.3671782/-)

10 Provision for taxation:

(i) The provision for taxation is made based on an estimate of assessable income determined by the Company under the Income Tax Act, 1961.

11. Leasehold land represents land purchased admeasuring 88.57 acres under lease-cunvsale agreement with Karnataka Industrial Area Development Board (KIADB), Government of Karnataka.

12. During the year Company purchased 9994004 units, accumulated 117172 units and sold 10111176 units of Rs.10/- each in Ultra Short Term Fund - Institutional plan- Daily Dividend of SBI Mutual Fund. Dividend earned thereof is Rs.1172426/-.

13. The schedules referred to in the Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss statements form an integral part of the accounts.

14. Information as required under part IV of Schedule VI to the Companies Act, 1956 is as per Annexure.


Mar 31, 2010

1. Contingent Liabilities Not Provided For:

2009-10 2008-09

Rs. Rs.

i) Claims against the Company not acknowledged as debt 12466141 12966141

ii) Taxes and Duty demands and show cause notices contested by the Company 190301 9955478

iii) On account of Bank Guarantees executed by the bankers 9467212 6512000

Total 22123654 29433619

ii. Computation of net profit in accordance with Section 198 of the Companies Act, 1956 with relevant details of calculation of commission payable by way of percentage of such profits to Managing Director and Executive Vice Chairman for the year ending 31st March, 2010.

*The company depreciates Blast Furnace lining / relining based on estimated useful life that is lower than those implicit in Schedule XIV of the Companies Act 1956. Accordingly, the rates of depreciation used by the Company in such cases are higher than the minimum rates prescribed by Schedule XIV.

2. Confirmation letters have been issued in respect of sundry debtors, loans and advances and sundry creditors of the Company but not responded to in some cases. Hence unconfirmed balances are subject to reconciliation and consequent adjustments, if any, would be determined/made on receipt of confirmation. However, in the opinion of the Board of Directors the current assets, loans and advances have a value on realisation in the ordinary course of business at least equal to the amount at which they are stated and provision for all known liabilities has been made.

3. Excise duty on sales for the year has been disclosed as reduction from turnover. Excise Duty relating to the difference between closing stock and opening stock has been included in Schedule 16 "Increase/(Decrease) in stocks".

4. Deposits include an amount of Rs.810000/- (previous year Rs.810000/-) due from a Director of the Company towards rental deposit of office premises. Maximum amount outstanding during the year Rs.810000/- (Previous year: Rs. 810000/-).

5. Previous year figures have been regrouped / rearranged wherever necessary and paise have been rounded off to the nearest rupee.

6. Information as required to be disclosed under schedule VI of the Companies Act, 1956 with reference to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act, 2006 (Act) as given below and the information mentioned at Schedule No.13 -Current Liabilities with reference to dues of Micro, Small and Medium enterprises, has been determined to the extent such parties have been identified on the basis of information available with the Company and relied on by the Auditors:

7. Utilisation of proceeds of Preferential Issue:

In terms of SEBI (DIP) Guidelines 2000 for preferential issues, the utilisation of proceeds of Preferential Issue made in January 2008 is as under:

8. The Companys business consists of two Reportable segments viz., Pig Iron and Metallurgical Coke with Co-generation Power as per Accounting Standard 17 "Segment Reporting" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006.

Segment information has been prepared in conformity with the accounting policies adopted for preparing and presenting the financial statements of the Company. Inter segment transfers are eliminated on consolidation.

9. Information on leases as per Accounting Standard 19 "Leases" issued under the Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules 2006:

Operating lease expenses:

The Company has various operating leases for various premises that are renewable on a periodic basis and cancellable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases recognised in the Profit and Loss Account for the year is Rs.3671782/- (previous year Rs.2180886/-)

10. Provision for taxation:

(i) The provision for taxation is made based on an estimate of assessable income determined by the company under section 115JB (Minimum Alternate Tax)the Income Tax Act, 1961.

11. The schedules referred to in the Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss statements form an integral part of the accounts.

12. Information as required under part IV of Schedule VI to the Companies Act, 1956 is as per Annexure.

CODE OF BUSINESS CONDUCT AND ETHICS

1. INTRODUCTION:

1.1 Good business and good ethics are identical if viewed from moral, legal and practical stand points. As we understand, ethics is the discipline dealing with what is good and bad, or right or wrong or with moral duty and obligation. Viewed from this sense of understanding, business ethics is the application of ethical principles to business relationships and activities. The trust and respect of all stakeholders are biggest assets which cannot be purchased but earned. Therefore, the business of a corporate must be conducted according to the highest ethical standards.

1.2 This Code is aimed at adding ethics to the business curriculum. The present written Code of Business Conduct and Ethics is expected to make the users ethically sensitized and would improve the business practices. When confronted with ethical dilemmas, this Code is expected to offer some guidance in resolving them and therefore, the users are encouraged to review and imbibe the same in their day to day functioning.

1.3 This Code is only a guidance note and is not exhaustive. The users may well take this as a basic and minimum discipline for taking any business decision or conduct of business. The users are always encouraged to follow any improved set of ethical standards in the given circumstances and set an example for others and thus represent our business as a role model.

2. POLICY STATEMENT:

2.1 This Code of Business Conduct and Ethics (herein after referred to as "Code") embodies the commitment of Sathavahana Ispat Limited to conduct our business in accordance with highest standards of ethics and with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. This Code forms an integral part of the Corporate Governance policy of the Company and all the members of the Board of Directors and Senior Management must adhere to the policy of Corporate Governance and the present Code in its true spirit. The members of the Board of Directors and Senior Management are expected to and advised to follow the principles and procedures set forth in this Code in their respective functioning and thus set highest ethical standards in their business and personal dealings.

3. OBJECTIVE:

3.1 In line with the avowed policy on Corporate Governance, the objective of this Code is to bring in highest standards in the conduct of Companys business while ensuring honesty and integrity in managing the affairs of the Company. The Code is aimed at providing accountability, transparency and control systems and encourages value creation. We, at Sathavahana Ispat Limited believe that we are the trustees of all the stakeholders involved in the Company and in terms of this trusteeship, we should strive hard to protect and further the interest of our stakeholders in perpetuity.

4. AUTHORITY:

4.1 The Board of Directors of the Company is the authority for setting the standards of the Code. Should there arises a need for review, refinement, improvement, modification and update of the Code, the Board of Directors of the Company is alone empowered to do so on a periodical basis while ensuring its continuing relevance, effectiveness and responsiveness to the needs of all stakeholders as also to reflect corporate, legal and regulatory developments.

4.2 It is the intention of the Company that this Code will also be The Code of Conduct and Ethics for the Board of Directors and Senior Management stated in the listing requirements of clause 49 of the Listing Agreements entered into by the Company with the Stock Exchanges where the Companys equity shares are listed.

4.3 In the event of any difficulty in understanding and interpretation of the Code, the Board of Directors shall be the sole authority to clarify and apply the meaning to the issue on hand.

5. APPLICATION:

5.1 This Code shall apply to all the Board of Directors of the Company irrespective of executive and non- executive directors. This Code shall also apply to all the Senior Management of the Company covering all functional heads upto the level of Managers. Each person covered by the Code shall submit a signed annual declaration to the Company certifying therein, interalia, the compliance of the Code.

6. DISCLOSURE:

6.1 It is the intention of the Company that this Code shall be included in the next annual report of the Company to the shareholders as an exhibit to the report on Corporate Governance and be included so thereafter as may be decided by the Board of Directors in every annual report of the Company to the shareholders. The Code be also posted and maintained on the website of the Company, as and when the Company hosts its website.

6.2 The Managing Director in his capacity as Chief Executive Officer of the Company shall make an annual statement in the Annual Report of the Company addressed to all stake holders to the shareholders that all the Directors and Senior Management of the Company has complied with the standards of the Code and a certificate from every person affirming the compliance has been obtained.

6.3 Any update and modification to the Code shall be promptly disseminated and notified to all the members of the Board of Directors and senior management of the Company and so also to the Stock Exchanges where the equity shares of the Company are listed.

7. STANDARDS:

7.1 Fiduciary duty and Conflict interest:

7.1.1 Directors and Senior Management owe a fiduciary duty to the Company to act always in the best interests of the Company and have a bounden duty to advance its legitimate business interests to itself whenever the opportunity to do so arises and must avoid any situation in which personal interests conflict or have potential of conflict with the Company interests.

7.1.2 Directors and Senior Management are prohibited from taking any benefit or advantage for themselves or through a third party entity where they have a direct or indirect relation, any corporate or business opportunity that is discovered through the use of Companys property, information or position unless Company itself has been given or afforded a first right of opportunity or option to take advantage of such opportunity and /or refusal and the Company has turned down such opportunity or option and refused to take such opportunity. Directors and Senior Management should desist from taking any personal gain, directly or indirectly through any related party, out of any corporate or business opportunity which otherwise would have genuinely belonged to the Company by virtue of deployment of its resources.

7.1.3 In the event of any conflict of interest in a particular situation, the proper course would be to have an approval of the Board of Directors of the Company beforehand. Where any personal benefit or gain made or accrued out of any corporate or business opportunity in which Companys property or services were used, the Directors and Senior Management must promptly account for such benefit or gain to the Company.

8.1 Confidentiality:

8.1.1 All confidential information concerning the Company is the property of the Company and must be closely guarded and / or protected and shall not be disclosed to any third party save and except mandated to do so by Law or authorized by the Company.

8.1.2 Confidential information concerning Company include possible / future business opportunities, customer and supplier data or profile, financial performance, unpublished financial information and / or financial data, unpublished securities information, technology and technical information, technical advancements, patents, trade marks, copy rights or any other information, expertise, knowledge which are in the exclusive domain of the Company.

8.1.3 Directors and Senior Management are prohibited from disclosing or using the same for personal gain any confidential information concerning the Company, which they acquire in the course of their association / employment with the Company. Such prohibition shall extend not only to work place but also to any other outside place and covers a period of say, one year after their dis-association or cessation of employment with the Company.

9.1 Insider Trading:

Trading of Securities of the Company on the basis of confidential information acquired through your association /employment with the Company is restricted and / or prohibited.

9.2 Directors and Senior Management are bound by Securities and Exchange Board of Indias (SEBIs) Insider Trading Regulations and Companys policy thereof. Directors and Senior Management are accordingly restricted from dealing in the Companys securities based on the unpublished price sensitive information concerning the Company during the opening of ‘Window period as provided in the above Regulations. Directors and Senior Management are strictly prohibited from dealing in the Companys securities based on any unpublished price sensitive information.

9.3 Any clarifications in this regard Director/Senior Management may always take assistance from Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of the Company.

10.1 Protection of Companys Assets:

10.1.1 Protection of Companys Assets is of paramount importance and it is our duty to protect Companys Assets and also put the same to proper use.

10.1.2 Companys assets are exclusive property of the Company and they are to be used solely for legitimate business purposes of the Company only. Directors and Senior Management in their capacities as ‘trustees of the Companys properties shall always endeavor to protect the Companys assets and also bound to put the same to proper use.

10.1.3 Companys assets should not be used for personal purposes both in the course of employment or association and after cessation of employment or association with the Company.

11.1 Compliance with Laws and Regulations:

11.1.1 The Company seeks to comply in letter and spirit with all applicable laws and regulations in force and at all times and wherever operated.

11.1.2 Companys business is guided by several laws and regulations some of which are stringent. Directors and Senior Management must endeavor to comply with all the applicable laws and regulations with respect to conduct of Companys business and personal conduct both within and outside work place.

11.1.3 Violation of any laws will attract personal indictment and penalties, and the Company will also similarly be subjected to such penalties. Directors and Senior Management should ensure total compliance of laws and regulations to avoid any such penalties. They should familiarize themselves about the laws of land and keep abreast of all changes / amendments from time to time.

12.1 Fair Business Practice and Dealings:

12.1.1 The Company believes in fair dealings in the conduct of its business and encourages honest business competition.

12.1.2 Fair dealings imply conducting ourselves with honesty and integrity and showing transparency and openness when dealing with Companys customers, suppliers, competitors and employees.

12.1.3 Directors and Senior Management are discouraged from engaging in unfair methods of competition and unfair or deceptive acts and practices. Directors and Senior Management are also discouraged from taking unfair advantage of anyone through manipulation, concealment, abuse of privileged information, misrepresentation of material facts or other unfair dealings.

12.1.4 Directors and Senior Management shall not authorize any third party to represent the Company whose business conduct and ethics are known to be inconsistent with the Code.

12.1.5 Directors and Senior Management are discouraged from accepting any gifts, contributions, donations other than customary nature from any parties and discourage offering such things to any third parties in the conduct of Companys business.

13.1 Dissemination / Disclosure of Companys Information:

13.1.1 The Company encourages dissemination or disclosure of timely, accurate and complete information to all stakeholders and law enforcing authorities through proper channel.

13.1.2 The Company is required to disclose information concerning its business affairs from time to time through media, publication, letters, notes, memoranda etc., the object being to keep the stakeholders, law enforcing authorities and public at large informed of the Companys plans, policies, compliances, achievements, accomplishments etc.

13.1.3 Directors and Senior Management should ensure that dissemination / disclosure are time bound, accurate, complete, true and fair. Disclosure / dissemination of non-public information is strictly prohibited. Inter action with media should be only through authorized persons. Information sought by the law enforcing authorities should be furnished as early as possible. All disclosures / dissemination of information shall be for and on behalf of the Company.

14.1 Health, safety and Environment:

14.1.1 The Company abides by the health, safety and environment norms guidelines and is committed to preserve quality of life of all concerned with Companys business.

14.1.2 Protection / perseverance of health, safety and quality of life of all involved in the business of Company in a conducive external and internal environment is of utmost importance for a sustainable development and therefore deserves highest priority.

14.1.3 Directors and Senior Management shall ensure compliance with the health, safety and environment laws and regulations and strive hard to adopt best practices concerning these issues.

15.1 Reporting violations:

15.1.1 Any activities that are in violation or having potential of violation of the Code should be promptly brought to the notice of the immediate supervisors or to the Chairman of the Board.

15.1.2 All employees are encouraged to report any violations or situations having potential of any violation should be brought to the notice of immediate supervisors or to the Chairman of the Company.

15.1.3 Directors / Senior Management should always welcome to receive information about violations of the Code from colleagues and sub ordinates such information and desist from taking punitive or vengeful action or punishment against the reporting employees.