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INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
TO THE MEMBERS OF HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC COMMUNICATIONS LIMITED
1. Report on the Financial Statements
We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Himachal Futuristic Communications Limited ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.
2. Management's Responsibility for the Financial Statements
The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the 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.
3. Auditor's' Responsibility
Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit.
We have taken into account the provisions of the Act, the accounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made there under.
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 control system over financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of 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 qualified audit opinion.
In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31st March, 2015 and its profit and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.
5. Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements
A) As required by the Companies (Auditor's Report) Order, 2015 ("the Order"), issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub–section (11) of section 143 of the Companies Act, 2013, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraph 3 and 4 of the Order, to the extent applicable.
B) 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, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.
(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Statement of Profit and Loss, and Cash Flow Statement comply with the Accounting Standards 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 30 and 36 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 – Refer Note 30(b) and (c) to the financial statements;
iii. There were no amounts which were required to be transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company.
ANNEXURE TO THE AUDITORS' REPORT
Annexure referred to in paragraph 5A of the Auditors' Report of even date to the Members of Himachal Futuristic Communications Limited on the accounts for the period ended 31st March, 2015;
i. (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative details and situations of its Fixed Assets.
(b) All fixed assets have been physically verified by the management during the year and there is a regular program of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets and as informed, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.
ii. (a) As per the information furnished, the Inventories have been physically verified by the management at reasonable intervals during the period. In our opinion, having regard to the nature and location of stocks, the frequency of physical verification is reasonable.
(b) In our opinion, and according to the information and explanations given to us, procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.
(c) The Company is maintaining proper records of Inventory. In our opinion, the discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks were not material in relation to the operation of the Company and the same have been properly dealt with in the books of account.
iii. As per the information furnished, the Company has not granted any loans, secured or unsecured to companies, firms and other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013. Accordingly, paragraphs 3(iii) (a) and (b) of the Order are not applicable.
iv. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are adequate internal control procedures commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business, for the purchase of inventory and Fixed Assets and for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit no major weaknesses has been noticed in the internal controls.
v. The Company has not accepted any deposits within the meaning of the provisions of sections 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 and the rules framed there under.
vi. We have broadly reviewed the books of accounts maintained by the Company pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records under section 148 of the Companies Act, 2013 and are of the opinion that prima facie, the prescribed accounts have been made and maintained. We have, however not made a detailed examination of the cost records with a view to determine whether they are accurate or complete.
vii. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and records examined by us, the Company has been regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues with the appropriate authorities in respect of provident fund, employees' state insurance, income–tax, VAT, service tax, excise duty and other material statutory dues, though there have been a slight delay in a few cases. According to the information and explanations given to us no undisputed arrears of statutory dues were outstanding as at 31st March, 2015 from the date they become payable.
(b) According to the records of the Company, the dues of Sales Tax/VAT, Income Tax, Excise Duty and Service Tax which has not been deposited on account of disputes and the forum where the dispute is pending, are as under:
(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and as certified by the management, there are no amount required to be transferred to investor education and protection fund in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and rules made there under.
viii. There are no accumulated losses of the Company at the end of the financial year. The Company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by our audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.
ix. According to the information and explanations given to us and records examined by us, the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to financial institution or banks or debenture holders as to the Balance Sheet date, in view of the Reworked Package approved by the Corporate Debt Restructuring (CDR) Empowered Group as explained in Note 33.
x. Based on our examination of the records and information and explanations given to us, the Company has given corporate/ counter guarantees for loans taken by group companies, from banks and financial institutions. As one of the businesses of the Company is to promote the companies and also the long term involvement with those companies, the guarantees have not been considered prima facie, prejudicial to the interest of the Company.
xi. Based on our examinations of the records and information and explanations given to us, the Company has applied the term loans for the purpose for which they were obtained. Also, during the year the Company has raised inter corporate loans which on an overall basis, have been applied for the purposes for which they were obtained.
xii. To the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the course of our audit.
For KHANDELWAL JAIN & CO.
Firm Registration No: 105049W
Membership No 502570
Place: New Delhi
Date: 18th May, 2015