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National Peroxide Ltd.

BSE: 500298 Sector: Industrials
NSE: NATPEROXID ISIN Code: INE585A01020
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OPEN 2220.00
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VOLUME 168
52-Week high 2898.00
52-Week low 782.00
P/E 25.24
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,265
Buy Price 2170.00
Buy Qty 5.00
Sell Price 2200.00
Sell Qty 4.00

National Peroxide Ltd. (NATPEROXID) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

TO THE MEMBERS OF NATIONAL PEROXIDE LIMITED

Report on the Standalone Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone financial statements of NATIONALPEROXIDE LIMITED ("the Company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31stMarch 2017 the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash Flow Statement for the yearthen ended and a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatoryinformation.

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 Standardsprescribed under Section 133 of the Act.

This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records inaccordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company andfor preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and application ofappropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable andprudent; and design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financialcontrols that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness ofthe accounting records relevant to the preparation and presentation of the standalonefinancial 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.

In conducting our audit we have taken into account the provisions of the Act theaccounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in theaudit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made thereunder.

We conducted our audit of the standalone financial statements in accordance with theStandards on Auditing specified under Section 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards requirethat we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtainreasonable assurance about whether the standalone financial statements are free frommaterial misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts andthe disclosures in the standalone financial statements. The procedures selected depend onthe auditor's judgment including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement ofthe standalone financial statements whether due to fraud or error. In making those riskassessments the auditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Company'spreparation of the standalone financial statements that give a true and fair view in orderto design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit alsoincludes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and thereasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Company's Directors as well asevaluating the overall presentation of the standalone financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence obtained by us 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 2017 and its profit and its cash flows for the year ended onthat date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by Section 143 (3) of the Act based on our audit we report to theextent applicable 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 prescribed under Section 133 of the Act as applicable.

(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 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 A". Our report expresses an unmodified opinion onthe adequacy and operating effectiveness of the Company's internal financial control overfinancial reporting.

(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 standalone financial statements - Refer Note 20 (i) to the standalonefinancial 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 the standalone financialstatements as regards its holding and dealings in Specified Bank Notes as defined in theNotification S.O. 3407(E) dated the 8th November 2016 of the Ministry ofFinance during the period from 8th November 2016 to 30th December2016. Based on audit procedures performed and the representations provided to us by themanagement we report that the disclosures are in accordance with the books of accountmaintained by the Company and as produced to us by the Management.

2. As required by the Companies (Auditors' Report) Order 2016 ("the order")issued by the Central Government in terms of Section

143(11) of the Act we give in "Annexure B" a statement on the mattersspecified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order.

For S. B. BILLIMORIA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm's Registration No. 101496W)
Joe Pretto
Partner
Membership No. 077491
Mumbai 23rd May 2017

ANNEXURE "A" TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITOR'S REPORT

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

Report on the Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting under Clause (i) ofSub-section 3 of Section 143 of the Companies Act 2013 ("the Act")

We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of NATIONALPEROXIDE LIMITED ("the Company") as of 31st March 2017 inconjunction with our audit of the standalone financial statements of the Company for theyear 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. 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.

Auditor's 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") issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Indiaand the Standards on Auditing prescribed under Section 143(10) of the Companies Act 2013to the extent applicable to an audit of internal financial controls. Those Standards andthe Guidance Note require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and performthe audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether adequate internal financialcontrols over financial reporting was established and maintained and if such controlsoperated 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 judgement 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 authorizations ofmanagement and directors of the company; and (3) provide reasonable assurance regardingprevention or timely detection of unauthorized 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 to the best of our information and according to the explanations givento us the Company has in all material respects an adequate internal financial controlssystem over financial reporting and such internal financial controls over financialreporting were operating effectively as at 31st 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 S. B. BILLIMORIA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm's Registration No. 101496W)
Joe Pretto
Partner
Membership No. 077491
Mumbai 23rd May 2017

ANNEXURE "B" TO THE INDEPENDENT AUDITOR'S REPORT

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

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

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

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and the records examinedby us and based on the examination of the registered Indenture deeds provided to us wereport that the title deeds comprising all the immovable properties of land which arefreehold are held in the name of the Company as at the balance sheet date. Immovableproperties of Land whose title deeds have been pledged as security for loan are held inthe name of the Company based on the confirmation directly received by us from lender.

(ii) As explained to us the inventories were physically verified during the year bythe Management at reasonable interval and no material discrepancies were noticed onphysical verification.

(iii) The Company has not granted any loans secured or unsecured to companies firmsor other parties covered in the Register maintained under Section 189 of the CompaniesAct 2013.

(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has complied with the provisions of Sections 185 and 186 of the Companies Act2013 in respect of grant of loans making investments and providing guarantees andsecurities as applicable.

(v) According to the information and explanations given to us the Company has notaccepted any deposit during the year and does not have any unclaimed deposit. Hencereporting under clause (v) of the order is not applicable.

(vi) The maintenance of cost records has been specified by the Central Government undersection 148(1) of the Companies Act 2013. We have broadly reviewed the cost recordsmaintained by the Company pursuant to the Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Rules 2014as amended prescribed by the Central Government under sub-section (1) of Section 148 ofthe Companies Act 2013 and are of the opinion that prima facie theprescribed cost records have been made and maintained. We have however not made adetailed examination of the cost records with a view to determine whether they areaccurate or complete.

(vii) According to the information and explanation given to us in respect of statutorydues:

(a) The Company has generally been regular in depositing undisputed statutory duesincluding Provident Fund Employees' State Insurance Income-Tax Sales Tax Service TaxCustoms Duty Excise Duty Value Added tax cess and other material statutory duesapplicable to it with the appropriate authorities. There were no undisputed amountspayable in respect of Provident Fund Employees' State Insurance Income-Tax Sales TaxService Tax Customs Duty Excise Duty Value Added tax cess and other material statutorydues in arrears as at 31st March 2017 for a period of more than six months fromthe date they became payable.

(b) Details of dues of Value Added Tax and Sales Tax which have not been deposited ason 31st March 2017 on account of disputes are given below:

Name of Statute Nature of Dues Forum where dispute is pending Period to which the Amount Relates Amount involved (Rs. in Lakhs)
Maharashtra Value Added Tax Act 2002 Value Added Tax Dy. Commissioner of Sales Tax FY 2009-10 42.59*
Central Sales Tax Act 1956 Sales Tax Jt. Commissioner of Sales Tax FY 2009-10 205.69**
Central Sales Tax Act 1956 Sales Tax Jt. Commissioner of Sales Tax FY 2012-13 38.90

* ' 3 Lakhs paid as deposit ** ' 0.99 Lakhs paid as deposit

(viii) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to usthe Company has not defaulted in the repayment of dues to bank. The Company has notobtained any borrowings from financial institution and government. The Company has notissued any debentures.

(ix) The Company has not raised moneys by way of Initial Public Offer of further publicoffer (including debt instruments) or term loan and hence reporting under clause (ix) ofthe order is not applicable.

(x) To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanationsgiven to us no fraud by the Company and no material fraud on the Company by its officersor employees has been noticed or reported during the year.

(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has paid and provided managerial remuneration in accordance with the requisiteapprovals mandated by the provisions of Section 197 read with Schedule V of the CompaniesAct 2013.

(xii) The Company is not a Nidhi Company and hence reporting under clause (xii) of theorder is not applicable to the company.

(xiii) In our opinion and according to the information and explanation given to us theCompany is in compliance with Section 177 and 188 of the Companies Act 2013 whereapplicable for all the transactions with the related parties and the details of relatedparty transactions have been disclosed in the financial statements etc. as required by theapplicable accounting standards.

(xiv) During the year the company has not made any preferential allotment or privateplacement of shares or fully or partly convertible debentures and hence reporting underclause (xiv) of the order is not applicable to the Company.

(xv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to usduring the year the Company has not entered into any non-cash transactions with itsdirectors or directors of its subsidiary company or persons connected with them and hencethe provisions of section 192 of the Companies Act 2013 are not applicable.

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

For S. B. BILLIMORIA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
(Firm's Registration No. 101496W)
Joe Pretto
Partner
Membership No. 077491
Mumbai 23rd May 2017