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Auditor Report of Stanrose Mafatlal Investments & Finance Ltd.

Mar 31, 2015

We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of STANROSE MAFATLAL INVESTMENTS AND FINANCE 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 the 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 standalone financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of 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.

Auditors'' 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 financial controls 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 the accounting 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 standalone financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid standalone 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 profits and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Require- ments

1. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2015 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government in terms of Section 143(11) of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order.

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 standalone 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 15 to the financial statements;

(ii) The Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts for which there were any material foreseeable losses.

(iii) There has been no delay in transferring amounts, required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company

ANNEXURE TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS'' REPORT (Referred to in paragr -aph 1 under ''Report on Other legal and Regulatory Requirements'' section of our report of even date)

(i) Having regard to nature of the Company''s business/ activities/results, clauses (ii), (vi), (viii), of CARO are not applicable.

(ii) In respect of its fixed assets:

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

(b) The fixed assets were physically verified during the year by the Management in accordance with a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets at reasonable intervals. According to the information and explanation given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(iii) 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 Companies Act, 2013.

(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for sale of services and during the course of audit we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in such internal control system.

(v) According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposits during the year from public within the meaning of provisions of Section 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 2013.

(vi) According to the information and explanations given to us, in respect of statutory dues:

(a) The Company has been regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues, including Provident Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with the appropriate authorities.

(b) There were no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Provident Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues in arrears as at 31st March, 2015 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(c) Details of dues of Income-tax which have not been deposited as on 31st March, 2015 on account of disputes are given below:

Name of Nature Forum Period to Amount Statute of dues where which the involved dispute amount (Rs.) is relates pending

IncomeTax Income ITAT 2004-05 4,29,455 Act, 1961 Tax 2007-08

Income Asstt. 2008-09 69,635 Tax Comm.

(d) The Company has been generally regular in transferring amounts to the Investor Education and Protection Fund in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and Rules made thereunder within time.

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

(viii) During the year, the Company had no dues to any financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

(ix) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantees for loans taken by others from banks and financial institutions.

(x) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under review and hence, question of its application does not arise.

(xi) To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no material fraud on the Company has been noticed or reported during the year.

For C. C. CHOKSHI & CO. Chartered Accountants (Firm Registration No. 101876W)

GAURAV J. SHAH Partner [Membership No. 35701]

Ahmedabad, Dated : 29th May, 2015


Mar 31, 2013

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of STANROSE MAZATIAL INVESTMENT AND FINANCE LIMITED {the Company''), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March , 2013, the Statement of Profit and -the 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 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 10 in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act. 1956 ("the Act") and in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted if India. The s 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 from material misstate meant, whether due to Giraud or error.

Auditors'' Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the 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 tree from material misstatement.

An audit invades 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 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 and the effectiveness of the Company''s internal control. An audit also muddies evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the 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 lo provide a basis for Our aunt op non.

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 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 31st March, 2013;

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

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

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 {the Order'') issued by the Central Government in terms of Section 2007(4A) of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the mailers specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Order.

2. As required by Section 27(3) of the Act, we report that:

{a) We have obtained he the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and beef 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 at appears from our examination of those books, (o) The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss, and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account

(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Statement Polio and LOSS, and 1 Cash Flew Statement comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211(3C) of the Act

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

ANNEXURE TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITORS'' REPORT

(Referred to in paragraph 1 under Report on Other

Legal and Regulatory Requirements'' section of our report of even date)

1. Having regard to nature of the Company''s business/activities/results, clauses {ii), (viii) (x). (xiii) of CAFlO are not applicable.

2. In respect of Its fixed assets:

(a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details end situation of fined assets.

(b) The lined assets were physically verified during the year by the Management in accordance with a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets al reasonable intervals. According to the information and explanation given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) The fixed assets disposed off during the year, in our opinion, do not constitute a substantial part of the fixed assets of the Company and such disposal has, in our opinion, not affected the going concern status of the Company,

3. The Company has neither granted not taken any loans, secured or unsecured, to/from companies, times or other parties covered in the Register maintained under Section 30th the Companies Act 1956.

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business for the purchase of shares, fixed assets and for the sale of shares and during the course of our audit we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weaknesses in such internal control system.

5l In respect of contracts or arrangements entered in the Register maintained in pursuance of Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. to the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to us:

(a) The particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 that needed to be entered in the Register maintained under the said Section have been SO entered.

(b) When each of such transaction is in excess of Rs. 5 lakhs in respect of any parley, the transactions have been made al prices which are prima facie reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposit from the public during the year. In respect of unclaimed deposits, the Company has complied with the provisions of Sections 5SA, 5BAA or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956,

7. In our opinion, the internal audit functions carried out during the year by a firm of Chartered Accountants appointed by the Management have been commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, In respect of statutory dues-

(a) The Company has been regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues, including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Income-tax. Wealth Tax. Service Tax. Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with the appropriate authorities,

(b) There were no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Provident Fund. Investor Education and Protection Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues in arrears as al 31st March, 2013 for a period of more than six months from Hie date they became payable.

(c) Details of dues of Income-tax which have not been deposited as on 31st March, 2013 on account of disputes are given below:

Name of Nature Forum Penod Amount Statute of dues where to which involved dispute the (Rs.) is amount pending relates

Income Income ITAT 1995-91 71,06,646

Tax Act, Tax 1998-99

1961 2004-05

& 2006-07

Income CIT 1995-96 69,20,447

Tax (Appeals; 1996-97

Income Asstt. 2010-11 12,83,420

Tax Comm. 2011-12



9. During the year the Company had no dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders,

10. According to the- information and explanations given (g 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.

11, Based on our examination of the records and evaluation of [he related animal controls, the Company has maintained proper records of the transactions and contracts in reaped of its dealing in shares, securities, debentures -and other investments and timely entries have bean made herein. The alone said securities have been held by the Company in its own name.

if. In our opinion and according to the Information and explanations given to us, the Company has not give any guarantees for loans taken by Others iron banks and financial institutions,

13. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to of, the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under review and hence, question of its application docs notaries.

14. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, and on an overall examination of the Balance sheet of the Company, we report that 1he Company has no( raised any short-term funds.

i S. According to the information and explanations given 10 o$, the Company has not preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the Register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1.55.

16. The Company has not issued any debentures during the year.

17. The Company has not raised any money by way of public issues during the year.

13. To The best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no- material fraud on the Company have been noticed or reported during the year.

For C. C. CHOKSHI & CO.

Chartered Accountants

(Firm Registration No.Wl876W)

GAURAV J. SHAH

Ahmedabad. Partner

Dated. 22mJ May. 2013 [Membership No. 35701]


Mar 31, 2012

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of STANROSE MAFATLAL INVESTMENTS AND FINANCE LIMITED ("the Company") as at 31st March, 2012, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement of the Company for the year ended on that date, both annexed thereto. These financial statements are the responsibility of the Company's Management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with the auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatements. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and the disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and the significant estimates made by the 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 (Auditor's Report) Order, 2003 (CARO) issued by the Central Government 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 in paragraph 3 above, we report as follows:

(a) we have obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

(b) in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as 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 Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in compliance with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211(3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) in our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts read together with the significant accounting policies and Notes thereon give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956 in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India;

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

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

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

5. On the basis of the written representations received from the Directors as on 31st March, 2012 taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the Directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2012 from being appointed as a Director in terms of Section 274(1)(g) of the Companies Act, 1956.

(a) The particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 that needed to be entered in the Register maintained under the said Section have been so entered.

(b) Transactions during the year exceeding the value of Rupees Five lacs in respect of any party have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposit from the public during the year.

7. In our opinion, the internal audit functions carried out during the year by firm of Chartered Accountants appointed by the Management have been commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

8. According to the information and explanations given to us in respect of statutory dues:

(a) The Company has been regular in depositing undisputed dues, including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with the appropriate authorities.

(b) There were no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues in arrears as at 31st March, 2012, for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(c) Details of dues of Income-tax which have not been deposited as on 31st March, 2012, on account of disputes are given below:

Statute Nature Forum Period to Amount of dues where which the involved dispute amount (Rs.) is relates pending

Income Tax Income ITAT 1990-91 22,29,463 Act, 1961 Tax 1998-99 & 2004-05

Income CIT 1995-96 1,17,97,630 Tax (Appeals) 1996-97 & 2006-07

Income Asstt. 2010-11 10,84,332 Tax Comm. 2011-12

9. During the year the Company had no dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

10. According to 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.

11. Based on our examination of the records and evaluations of the related internal controls, the Company has maintained proper records of the transactions and contracts in respect of its dealing in shares, securities, debentures and other investments and timely entries have been made therein. The aforesaid securities have been held by the Company in its own name.

12. 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 and financial institutions.

13. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under review and hence question of its application does not arise.

14. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the Balance Sheet, we report that the Company has not raised any short term funds.

15. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the Register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

16. During the year, the Company has not raised money by Public Issue and hence question of disclosure and verification of end use of money does not arise;

17. To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no fraud on the Company has been noticed or reported during the year.

For C. C. CHOKSHI & CO.

Chartered Accountants

(Registration No. 101876W)

H. P. SHAH

Ahmedabad, Partner

Dated: 27th April, 2012 [Membership No. 33331]


Mar 31, 2011

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of STANROSE MAFATLAL INVESTMENTS AND FINANCE LIMITED ("the Company") as at 31st March, 2011, the Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement of the Company for the year ended on that date, both annexed thereto. These financial statements are the responsibility of the Company's Management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.

2. We conducted our audit in accordance with the auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatements. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and the disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and the significant estimates made by the 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 (Auditor's Report) Order, 2003 (CARO) issued by the Central Government 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 in paragraph 3 above, we report as follows:

(a) we have obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

(b) in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as it appears from our examination of those books;

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

(d) in our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in compliance with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211(3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) in our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956 in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

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

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

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

5. On the basis of the written representations received from the Directors as on 31st March, 2011 taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the Directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2011 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 274(1)(g) of the Companies Act, 1956.

ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS' REPORT (Referred to in paragraph (3) of our Report of even date)

1. Having regard to the nature of the Company's business/activities/result, clauses (ii), (viii), (x) and (xiii) of CARO are not applicable.

2. In respect of its fixed assets:

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

(b) The fixed assets were physically verified during the year by the Management in accordance with a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets at reasonable intervals. According to the information and explanations given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) There has not been any substantial disposal of fixed assets during the year.

3. The Company has neither granted nor taken any loans, secured or unsecured, to/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 is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchase of shares, fixed assets and the sale of shares. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any major weakness in such internal control system.

5. In respect of contracts or arrangements entered in the Register maintained in pursuance of Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956, to the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to us:

(a) The particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 that needed to be entered in the Register maintained under the said Section have been so entered.

(b) Transactions during the year exceeding the value of Rupees Five lacs in respect of any party have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposit from the public during the year.

7. In our opinion, the internal audit functions carried out during the year by firm of Chartered Accountants appointed by the Management have been commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

8. According to the information and explanations given to us in respect of statutory dues:

(a) The Company has been regular in depositing undisputed dues, including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with the appropriate authorities.

(b) There were no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues in arrears as at 31st March, 2011, for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(c) Details of dues of Income-tax which have not been deposited as on 31st March, 2011, on account of disputes are given below:

Name of Nature Forum Period to Amount the statute of dues where which the involved dispute amount (Rs.) is relates pending

Income Tax Income ITAT 2004-05 22,29,463 Act, 1961 Tax 1998-99 & 1990-91

Income CIT 2006-07 1,17,97,630 Tax (Appeals) 1996-97 & 1995-96

9. During the year the Company had no dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

10. According to 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.

11. Based on our examination of the records and evaluations of the related internal controls, the Company has maintained proper records of the transactions and contracts in respect of its dealing in shares, securities, debentures and other investments and timely entries have been made therein. The aforesaid securities have been held by the Company in its own name.

12. 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 and financial institutions.

13. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under review and hence question of its application does not arise.

14. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the Balance Sheet, we report that the Company has not raised any short term funds.

15. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the Register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

16. During the year, the Company has not raised money by Public Issue and hence question of disclosure and verification of end use of money does not arise;

17. To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no fraud on the Company has been noticed or reported during the year.

For C. C. CHOKSHI & CO. Chartered Accountants (Registration No. 101876W)

H. P. SHAH Partner [Membership No. 33331]

Ahmedabad, Dated : 30th May, 2011


Mar 31, 2010

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of STANROSE MAFATLAL INVESTMENTS AND FINANCE LIMITED ("the Company") as at 31st March, 2010, the Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement of the Company for the year ended on that date, both 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 the auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatements. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and the disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and the significant estimates made by the 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 (CARO) issued by the Central Government 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 in paragraph 3 above, we report as follows:

(a) we have obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of our knowledge and belief were necessary for the purposes of our audit;

(b) in our opinion, proper books of account as required by law have been kept by the Company so far as it appears from our examination of those books;

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

(d) in our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in compliance with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1956;

(e) in our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956 in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India:

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

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

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

5. On the basis of the written representations received from the Directors as on 31st March, 2010 taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the Directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2010 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 274(1 )(g) of the Companies Act, 1956.

ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS REPORT (Referred to in paragraph (3) of our Report of even date)

1. Having regard to the nature of the Companys business/activities/result, clauses (ii), (viii), (x) and (xiii) of CARO are not applicable.

2. In respect of its fixed assets:

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

(b) The fixed assets were physically verified during the year by the Management in accordance with a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets at reasonable intervals. According to the information and explanations given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) There has not been any substantial disposal of fixed assets during the year.

3. The Company has neither granted nor taken any loans, secured or unsecured, to/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 is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of shares, fixed assets and the sale of shares. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any major weakness in such internal control system.

5. In respect of contracts or arrangements entered in the Register maintained in pursuance of Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956, to the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to us:

(a) The particulars of contracts or arrangements referred to in Section 301 that needed to be entered in the Register maintained under the said Section have been so entered; and

(b) Transactions during the year exceeding the value of Rupees Five lacs in respect of any party have been made at prices which are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices at the relevant time.

6. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposit from the public during the year.

7. In our opinion, the internal audit functions carried out during the year by firm of Chartered Accountants appointed by the Management have been commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business.

8. According to the information and explanations given to us in respect of statutory dues:

(a) The Company has been regular in depositing undisputed dues, including Provident Fund, Investor Education and Protection Fund, Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues applicable to it with the appropriate authorities.

(b) There were no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Income-tax, Wealth Tax, Cess and other material statutory dues in arrears as at 31st March, 2010, for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

(c) Details of dues of Income-tax which have not been deposited as on 31st March, 2010, on account of disputes are given below:

Name of Nature Forum Period to Amount the statute of dues where which the involved dispute amount (Rs.) is pending relates

Income Tax Income ITAT 2004-05 22,69,395 Act, 1961 Tax 1998-99 & 1990-91

Income CIT 2006-07 1,01,54,058 Tax (Appeals) 1996-97 & 1995-96

9. During the year Company had no dues to financial institution or bank or debenture holders.

10. According to 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.

11. Based on our examination of the records and evaluations of the related internal controls, the Company has maintained proper records of the transactions and contracts in respect of its dealing in shares, securities, debentures and other investments and timely entries have been made therein. The aforesaid securities have been held by the Company in its own name.

12. 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 and financial institutions.

13. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not raised any term loan during the year under review and hence question of its application does not arise.

14. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the Balance Sheet, we report that the Company has not raised any short term funds.

15. According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not made preferential allotment of shares to parties and companies covered in the Register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956.

16. During the year, the company has not raised money by Public Issue and hence question of disclosure and verification of end use of money does not arise;

17. To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no fraud on the Company has been noticed or reported during the year.

For C. C. CHOKSHI & CO. Chartered Accountants

(Registration No. 101876W)

H. P. SHAH

Ahmedabad, Partner

Dated: 3rd June, 2010 Membership No. 33331

 
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