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Kajaria Ceramics Ltd.

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VOLUME 17839
52-Week high 787.55
52-Week low 437.30
P/E 39.89
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 10,339
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Kajaria Ceramics Ltd. (KAJARIACER) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

To the Members of

KAJARIA CERAMICS LIMITED

New Delhi

Report on the Standalone Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of KAJARIA CERAMICSLIMITED ("the Company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March2016 the Statement of Profit and Loss the Cash Flow Statement for the year then endedand a summary of the 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 accountingand auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit reportunder the provisions 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 performingprocedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and the disclosures in the financialstatements. The procedures selected depend on the auditor's judgment including theassessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements whether dueto fraud or error. In making those risk assessments the auditor considers internalfinancial control relevant to the Company's preparation of the financial statements thatgive a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in thecircumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accountingpolicies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company'sDirectors as well as evaluating the overall 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' issued by the CentralGovernment of India in terms of subsection (11) of section 143 of the Act (hereinafterreferred to as the "Order") we give in the Annexure 'I' a statement on thematters 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 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 terms of Section164 (2) of the Act.

(f) We are enclosing herewith a report in Annexure II for our opinion on adequacy ofinternal financial controls system in place in the company and the operating effectivenessof such controls.

(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 27 to the financial statements.

ii. According to the information and explanations provided to us the Company did nothave any longterm contracts including derivative contracts for which there were anymaterial foreseeable losses.

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

For O. P. Bagla & Co.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn No. 000018N
(Atul Bagla)
Place : New Delhi Partner
Dated : 28th April 2016 Membership No. 91885

Annexure- I to the Independent Auditor's Report

(Referred to in paragraph 1 under 'Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements'section of our report of even date)

i) In respect of its fixed assets:

a) The company has maintained proper records showing full particulars includingquantitative details and situation of fixed assets.

b) As explained to us fixed assets have been physically verified by the management ina phased periodical manner which in our opinion is reasonable having regard to the sizeof the Company and nature of its assets. As informed to us no material discrepancies werenoticed on such physical verification.

c) Title deeds In respect of all immovable properties are held in the name of thecompany.

ii) As explained to us physical verification has been conducted by the management atreasonable intervals in respect of inventories of finished goods stores spare parts andraw materials. We were informed that physical verification of clay was made on the basisof volume and density which is approximately correct. We were explained that no materialdiscrepancies have been noticed on physical verification.

iii) As informed to us the company has granted unsecured loans to companies covered inthe register maintained under section189 of the Companies Act 2013. In respect of suchloans we have been informed that:

a) the terms and conditions of the grant of such loans are not prejudicial to thecompany's interest.

b) the schedule of repayment of principal and payment of interest is not stipulated.Therefore no comments are offered on whether the repayments or receipts are regular.

c) no amount is overdue as at the end of the year.

iv) According to the information and explanations given to us the company has compliedwith the provisions of Section 185 and 186 wherever applicable in respect of loansinvestments and guarantees given by the company. We are informed that the company has notprovided any security during the year.

v) According to the information and explanations given to us the company has notaccepted any deposits in terms of the directives issued by the Reserve Bank of India andthe provisions of sections 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act2013 and the rules framed there under.

vi) In respect of business activities of the company maintenance of cost records hasnot been specified by the Central Government under sub-section (l) of section 148 readwith rules framed thereunder of the Companies Act 2013.

vii) a) As per information and explanations given to us the company is regular indepositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund employees' state insuranceincome-tax sales-tax service tax duty of customs duty of excise value added tax cessand any other statutory dues with the appropriate authorities. As informed to us there areno outstanding statutory dues in arrears as at the last day of the financial yearconcerned for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

b) Details of dues of service tax which have not been deposited on account of disputesis given below:

Particulars Amount Demanded (Crores) Remarks
Service Tax 1.13 Appeal pending with Commissioner (Appeals)/CESTAT

viii) Based on our audit procedures and on the basis of information and explanationsgiven to us by the management we are of the opinion that there is no default in repaymentof loans or borrowings to the financial institutions and banks as at the year end. Thereare no loans from Government and the company has not issued any debentures.

ix) As explained to us term loans obtained during the year were applied for the purposefor which the loans were obtained by the company. The company has not raised any moneyduring the year by way initial or further public offer.

x) Based upon the audit procedures performed and information and explanations given bythe management we report that no fraud by the Company or on the company by its officersor employees has been noticed or reported during the course of our audit for the yearended 31.03.2016.

xi) According to information and explanations given to us the managerial remunerationpaid and provided by the company during the year is in accordance with the requisiteapprovals mandated by the provisions of section 197 read with Schedule V of the CompaniesAct 2013.

xii) The provisions of clause (xii) of the Order are not applicable as the company isnot a Nidhi Company as specified in the clause.

xiii) According to information and explanations given to us we are of the opinion thatall related party transactions are in compliance with the Section 177 and 188 of CompaniesAct 2013. Necessary disclosures has been made in the financial statements as required bythe applicable accounting Standards.

xiv) According to information and explanations given to us the company has not made anypreferential allotment or private placement of shares or debentures during the year.

xv) According to information and explanations given to us the Company has not enteredinto any non-cash transaction with the director or any person connected with him duringthe year.

xvi) In our opinion in view of its business activities the company is not required tobe registered under section 45IA of Reserve Bank of India Act 1934.

For O. P. Bagla & Co.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn No. 000018N
(Atul Bagla)
Place : New Delhi Partner
Dated : 28th April 2016 Membership No. 91885

Annexure- II to the Independent Auditor's Report

(Referred to in paragraph 2(f) under 'Report on Other Legal and RegulatoryRequirements' section of our report of even date)

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of KAJARIACERAMICS LIMITED ("the Company") as of 31st March 2016 in conjunction withour audit 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. These responsibilities includethe design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls thatwere operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of its businessincluding adherence to company's policies the safeguarding of its assets the preventionand detection of frauds and errors the accuracy and completeness of the accountingrecords and the timely preparation of reliable financial information as required underthe 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.

Our audit 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 I/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 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 of records that in reasonable detail accurately andfairly reflect the transactions and dispositions of the assets of the company;

(2) provide reasonable assurance that transactions are recorded as necessary to permitpreparation of financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accountingprinciples and that receipts and expenditures of the company are being made only inaccordance with authorisations of management and directors of the company; and

(3) provide reasonable assurance regarding prevention or timely detection ofunauthorised acquisition use or disposition of the company's assets that could have amaterial 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 31st 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 ofChartered Accountants of India.

For O. P. Bagla & Co.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn No. 000018N
(Atul Bagla)
Place : New Delhi Partner
Dated : 28th April 2016 Membership No. 91885