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Balkrishna Paper Mills Ltd.

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NSE: BALKRISHNA ISIN Code: INE875R01011
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VOLUME 5012
52-Week high 119.50
52-Week low 37.80
P/E
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 84
Buy Price 78.20
Buy Qty 400.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Balkrishna Paper Mills Ltd. (BALKRISHNA) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

TO

THE MEMBERS OF

BALKRISHNA PAPER MILLS LIMITED

(Formerly NIRVIKARA PAPER MILLS LIMITED)

Report on the Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Balkrishna Paper Mills Limited("the Company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31 March 2017 theStatement of Profit and Loss the Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and asummary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.

Management's Responsibility for the Financial Statements The Company's Board ofDirectors is responsible for the matters stated in Section 134(5) of the Companies Act2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these financial statementsthat give a true and fair view of the financial position financial performance and cashflows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted inIndia including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act readwith Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014. This responsibility also includesmaintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Actfor safeguarding of the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds andother irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; makingjudgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design implementation andmaintenance of adequate internal financial controls that were operating effectively forensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records relevant to thepreparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair viewand are free from material misstatement whether due to fraud or error. Auditor'sResponsibility

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

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 of thefinancial statements whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments theauditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Company's preparation of thefinancial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit proceduresthat are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating theappropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accountingestimates made by the Company's Directors as well as evaluating the overall presentationof 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 financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid financial statements give the information required by the Actin the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accountingprinciples generally accepted in India of the state of affairs of the Company as at 31stMarch

2017 and its loss 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 ("the Order")issued by the Central Government of India in terms of subsection (11) of Section 143 ofthe Act we give in the Annexure A a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3and 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 financial statements comply with the AccountingStandards 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 31stMarch 2017 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors isdisqualified as on 31st March 2017 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section164(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 in the Auditor's Report inaccordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Rules 2014 in our opinionand 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 financialposition in its financial statements - Refer Note No.30 to the financial statements.

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.

iv. the Company has provided requisite disclosures in its financial statements as toholdings as well as dealings in Specified Bank Notes during the period from 8th November2016 to 30 December 2016 and these are in accordance with the books of accountsmaintained by the Company. Refer Note No.46 to the financial statements.

FOR JAYANTILAL THAKKAR & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm Reg. No. 104133W)
Viral A. Merchant
Place: Mumbai Partner
Dated: May 15 2017 Membership No.116279

ANNEXURE - A TO AUDITORS' REPORT

The Annexure referred to in Independent Auditors' Report to the members of the Companyon the financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2017 we report that:

(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 has been conductedby the management at intervals during the year which in our opinion is reasonable havingregard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. According to theinformation and explanations given to us no material discrepancies were noticed on suchverification.

(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 except in the following cases:

In case of Buildings:-

Total number of cases 2
Gross Block 74755718
Net Block 65018142

Remarks: As explained to us the Company is in the process of getting the title deedsof the property transferred/endorsed in its name.

(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 been generally 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 materialundisputed statutory dues as referred to above as at 31st March 2017 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 ofSales Tax Cess and Excise Duty that have not been deposited with the appropriateauthorities on account of dispute and the forum where the disputes are pending are givenbelow :-

Name of Statute Nature of Dues Amount Rs. Period to which the Amount Relates Forum where dispute is pending
Sales Tax Act Sales Tax (Including Interest and Penalty) 3480883 22822324 1991 1992 2002 2003 Jt. Commissioner of Sales Tax (Appeals) Assessing Authority
Water Cess Cess 22435704 1992 2017 Court of Civil Judge Senior Division Thane
Central Excise Act Excise Duty (Including Interest and 1075006 2000 2006 Tribunal
Penalty) 122195 2008 2015 Assessing Authority

(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 given 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)
VIRAL A. MERCHANT
Place Mumbai Partner
Dated: May 15 2017 Membership No.116279

ANNEXURE - B TO INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT

Report on the Internal Financial Controls under Clause (i) of Subsection 3 of Section143 of the Companies Act 2013 ("the Act")

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of BalkrishnaPaper Mills Limited ("the Company") as of 31 March 2017 in conjunction with ouraudit of the financial statements of the Company for the year ended on that date.

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'). These responsibilitiesinclude the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controlsthat were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of itsbusiness including adherence to company's policies the safeguarding of its assets theprevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy and completeness of theaccounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financial information asrequired 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 audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the adequacy ofthe internal financial controls system over financial reporting and their operatingeffectiveness. Our audit of internal financial controls over financial reporting includedobtaining an understanding of internal financial controls over financial reportingassessing the risk that a material weakness exists and testing and evaluating the designand operating effectiveness of internal control based on the assessed risk. The proceduresselected depend on the auditor's judgment including the assessment of the risks ofmaterial misstatement of the financial statements whether due to fraud or error.

We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the Company's internal financial controls systemover financial reporting.

Meaning of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting

A company's internal financial control over financial reporting is a process designedto provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and thepreparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generallyaccepted accounting principles. A company's internal financial control over financialreporting includes those policies and procedures that (1) pertain to the maintenance ofrecords that in reasonable detail accurately and fairly reflect the transactions anddispositions of the assets of the company; (2) provide reasonable assurance thattransactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financial statements inaccordance with generally accepted accounting principles and that receipts andexpenditures 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 2017 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)
VIRAL A. MERCHANT
Place: Mumbai Partner
Dated: May 15 2017 Membership No.116279