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Balkrishna Industries Ltd.

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VOLUME 18587
52-Week high 1280.00
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P/E 16.54
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 11296.45
Buy Price 1168.80
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Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 1201.35
CLOSE 1201.20
VOLUME 18587
52-Week high 1280.00
52-Week low 551.35
P/E 16.54
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 11296.45
Buy Price 1168.80
Buy Qty 50.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BALKRISIND) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

TO THE MEMBERS OF BALKRISHNA INDUSTRIES LIMITED

Report on the standalone Financial statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of BalkrishnaIndustries Limited ("the Company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31March 2016 the Statement of Profit and Loss the Cash Flow Statement for the year thenended and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management’s Responsibility for the standalone Financial statements

The Company’s Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section134(5) of the Companies Act 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation ofthese standalone financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financialposition financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with theaccounting principles generally accepted in India including the Accounting Standardsspecified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts)Rules 2014. This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting recordsin accordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding of the assets of the Companyand for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection andapplication of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that arereasonable and prudent; and design implementation and maintenance of adequate internalfinancial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy andcompleteness of the accounting records relevant to the preparation and presentation ofthe financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from materialmisstatement whether due to fraud or error.

Auditor’s Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone financial statementsbased on our audit.

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

We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified underSection 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards require that we comply with ethicalrequirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whetherthe financial statements are free from material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts andthe disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on theauditor’s judgment including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement ofthe financial statements whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessmentsthe auditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Company’spreparation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view in order to designaudit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includesevaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness ofthe accounting estimates made by the Company’s Directors as well as evaluating theoverall presentation of the financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide 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 explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid standalone financial statements give the information requiredby the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with theaccounting principles generally accepted in India of the state of affairs of the Companyas at 31st March 2016 and its profit and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.

Report on Other legal and Regulatory Requirements

1) As required by the Companies (Auditor’s Report) Order 2016 ("theOrder") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (11) ofSection 143 of the Act we give in the Annexure A a statement on the matters specified inparagraphs 3 and 4 of the Order to the extent applicable.

2) As required by Section 143 (3) of the Act we report that:

(a) We have sought and obtained all the information and explanations which to the bestof 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 theCompany 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 statementdealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.

(d) In our opinion the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with theAccounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7 of theCompanies (Accounts) Rules 2014.

(e) On the basis of the written representations received from the directors as on 31stMarch 2016 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors isdisqualified as on 31st March 2016 from being appointed as a director in termsof Section 164(2) of the Act.

(f) With respect to the adequacy of the internal financial controls over financialreporting of the Company and the operating effectiveness of such controls refer to ourseparate report in Annexure B; and (g) With respect to the other matters to be included inthe 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 theexplanations given to us :

i. The Company has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financialposition in its financial statements – Refer Note No.31 (i) to the financialstatements.

ii. The Company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts forwhich there were any material foreseeable losses.

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

FOR JAYAntIlAl thAkkAR & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm Reg. No. 104133W)
VIRA l A. MeRChAnt
Mumbai Partner
Dated : 18th May 2016 Membership No.116279

Annexure - A to Independent Auditors’ Report

The Annexure referred to in Independent Auditors’ Report to the members of theCompany on the standalone financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2016 we reportthat:

(i) (a) In our opinion the Company has maintained proper records showing fullparticulars including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

(b) As explained to us physical verification of these fixed assets is being conductedin a phased programme by the management designed to cover all the assets over a period ofthree to four years which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the size of theCompany and the nature of assets. According to the information and explanations given tous no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis of ourexamination of the records of the Company the title deeds of immovable properties areheld in the name of the Company.

(ii) As explained to us physical verification of inventory has been conducted atreasonable intervals by the management and discrepancies noticed on such physicalverification between physical stocks and book records were not material considering theoperations of the Company and the same have been properly dealt with in the books ofaccount.

(iii) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has not granted any loans secured or unsecured to any companies firms LimitedLiability Partnerships or other parties as covered in the register maintained underSection 189 of the Act. Accordingly the provisions of clause 3(iii) (a) (b) and (c) ofthe order are not applicable.

(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has complied with the provisions of section 185 and 186 of the Act with respectto loans investments and guarantees made.

(v) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has not accepted any deposit within the meaning of Section 73 to 76 of the Actand the rules framed thereunder.

(vi) We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company in respectof products where pursuant to the Rules made by the Central Government the maintenanceof cost records have been prescribed under Section 148 (1) of the Act and are of theopinion that prima facie the prescribed accounts and records have been made andmaintained. We have not however made a detailed examination of the records with a viewto determining whether they are accurate or complete.

(vii) (a) According to the records of the Company and the information and explanationsgiven to us the Company has generally been regularly depositing with the appropriateauthorities undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund Employees’ StateInsurance Income tax Sales-Tax Service tax Duty of Customs Duty of Excise Valueadded Tax Cess and any other statutory dues applicable to it. There are no undisputedstatutory dues as referred to above as at 31st March 2016 outstanding for aperiod of more than six months from the date they become payable.

(b) According to the information and explanations given to us the dues in respect ofIncome Tax Sales Tax Duty of Customs Excise Duty and Service Tax that have not beendeposited with the appropriate authorities on account of dispute and the forum where thedisputes are pending are given below :-

name of statute nature of dues Amount (Rs.) Period to which the Amount Relates Forum where dispute is pending
Income Tax Act Income Tax 20693000 2004-05 Supreme Court
9696524 2006-07 ITAT
Sales Tax Act Sales Tax (Including Interest and 29135121 1999-2002 Tribunal
Penalty) 163576622 1996-971998-99 Commissioner (Appeals)
2002-2006 2008-09
258000 2004-05 High Court
Customs Act Custom Duty (Including Interest) 383288504 2012-2014 High Court
30012300 2012-2013 CESTAT
Central Excise Excise Duty/ Service tax 115650945 2003-2016 High Court
And Service Tax (Including Interest and Penalty) 449815667 2005-2015 Tribunal
Act 12027176 2007-2009 Commissioner (Appeals)
2010-2014
7110872 1994-1996 Assessing Authority
12372531 2012-2014 Joint Secretary

(viii) Based on our audit procedures and according to the information and explanationsgiven by the management the Company has not defaulted in repayment of loans from bank.Further as per the records of the Company during the year there were no loans orborrowings from any financial institution government or debenture holders.

(ix) In our opinion and according to the information and the explanations given to usthe term loans have been applied for the purposes for which they were obtained. Further asper the records the Company did not raise any money by way of initial public offer orfurther public offer (including debt instruments).

(x) Based upon the audit procedures performed and to the best of our knowledge andbelief and according to the information and explanations given to us no fraud by thecompany or any fraud on the Company by its officers or employees has been noticed orreported during the year.

(xi) According to the information and explanations give to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company the Company has paid/provided for managerialremuneration in accordance with the requisite approvals mandated by the provisions ofsection 197 read with Schedule V to the Act.

(xii) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany is not a nidhi company. Accordingly paragraph 3(xii) of the Order is notapplicable.

(xiii) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company transactions with the related parties are incompliance with sections 177 and 188 of the Act where applicable and details of suchtransactions have been disclosed in the financial statements as required by the applicableaccounting standards.

(xiv) According to the information and explanations give to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company the Company has not made any preferentialallotment or private placement of shares or fully or partly convertible debentures duringthe year.

(xv) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company the Company has not entered into non-cashtransactions with directors or persons connected with him. Accordingly paragraph 3(xv) ofthe Order is not applicable.

(xvi) The Company is not required to be registered under section 45-IA of the ReserveBank of India Act 1934.

FOR JAYAntIlAl thAkkAR & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm Reg. No. 104133W)
VIRA l A. MeRChAnt
Mumbai Partner
Dated : 18th May 2016 Membership No.116279

Annexure - B to the Auditors’ Report

Report on the Internal Financial Controls under Clause (i) of sub-section 3 of section143 of the Companies Act 2013 ("the Act")

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of BalkrishnaIndustries Limited ("the Company") as of 31 March 2016 in conjunction with ouraudit of the standalone financial statements of the Company for the year ended on thatdate.

Management’s Responsibility for Internal Financial Controls

The Company’s management is responsible for establishing and maintaining internalfinancial controls based on the internal control over financial reporting criteriaestablished by the Company considering the essential components of internal control statedin the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reportingissued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (‘ICAI’). Theseresponsibilities include the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internalfinancial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficientconduct of its business including adherence to company’s policies the safeguardingof its assets the prevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy andcompleteness of the accounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financialinformation as required under the Companies Act 2013.

Auditors’ Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the Company’s internal financialcontrols over financial reporting based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordancewith the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting(the "Guidance Note") and the Standards on Auditing issued by ICAI and deemedto be prescribed under section 143(10) of the Companies Act 2013 to the extentapplicable to an audit of internal financial controls both applicable to an audit ofInternal Financial Controls and both issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants ofIndia. Those Standards and the Guidance Note require that we comply with ethicalrequirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whetheradequate internal financial controls over financial reporting was established andmaintained and if such controls operated effectively in all material respects. Our auditinvolves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the adequacy of the internalfinancial controls system over financial reporting and their operating effectiveness. Ouraudit of internal financial controls over financial reporting included obtaining anunderstanding of internal financial controls over financial reporting assessing the riskthat a material weakness exists and testing and evaluating the design and operatingeffectiveness of internal control based on the assessed risk. The procedures selecteddepend on the auditor’s judgment including the assessment of the risks of materialmisstatement of the financial statements whether due to fraud or error. We believe thatthe audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis forour audit opinion on the Company’s internal financial controls system over financialreporting.

Meaning of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting

A company’s internal financial control over financial reporting is a processdesigned to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reportingand the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance withgenerally accepted accounting principles. A company’s internal financial control overfinancial reporting includes those policies and procedures that (1) pertain to themaintenance of records that in reasonable detail accurately and fairly reflect thetransactions and dispositions of the assets of the company; (2) provide reasonableassurance that transactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financialstatements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and that receiptsand expenditures of the company are being made only in accordance with authorisations ofmanagement and directors of the company; and (3) provide reasonable assurance regardingprevention or timely detection of unauthorised acquisition use or disposition of thecompany’s assets that could have a material effect on the financial statements.

Inherent limitations of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting

Because of the inherent limitations of internal financial controls over financialreporting including the possibility of collusion or improper management override ofcontrols material misstatements due to error or fraud may occur and not be detected.Also projections of any evaluation of the internal financial controls over financialreporting to future periods are subject to the risk that the internal financial controlover financial reporting may become inadequate because of changes in conditions or thatthe degree of compliance with the policies or procedures may deteriorate.

Opinion

In our opinion the Company has in all material respects an adequate internalfinancial controls system over financial reporting and such internal financial controlsover financial reporting were operating effectively as at 31 March 2016 based on theinternal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Company consideringthe essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note on Audit ofInternal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute of CharteredAccountants of India.

FOR JAYAntIlAl thAkkAR & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm Reg. No. 104133W)
VIRA l A. MeRChAnt
Mumbai Partner
Dated : 18th May 2016 Membership No.1162 79

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