SHREEJI PHOSPHATE LIMITED
ANNUAL REPORT 2002-2003
TO THE MEMBERS
WE HAVE AUDITED THE ATTACHED BALANCE SHEET OF M/S. SHREEJI PHOSPHATE
LIMITED AS AT 31ST MARCH, 2003 AND ALSO THE ATTACHED PROFIT AND LOSS
ACCOUNT OF THE COMPANY FOR THE YEAR BLED ON THAT DATE ANNEXED THERETO AND
CASH FLOW STATEMENTS FOR THE PERIOD ENDED ON THAT DATE. THE FINANCIAL
STATEMENTS ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE COMPANY'S MANAGEMENT. OUR
RESPONSIBILITY IS TO EXPRESS AN OPINION ON THESE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS BASED
ON OUR AUDIT.
We conducted our Audit in accordance with the Auditing Standards generally
accepted in India. Those standards require that we plan and perform the
audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements
are free of material misstatements. An audit includes examining, on test
basis, evidence supporting about whether the financial statements are free
of material misstatements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting
principles as well as evaluating the overall financial statement
presentation. We believe that our audit provides reasonable basis for our
In our opinion, proper books of Accounts as required by law have not been
kept by the Company so far as appears from our examination of the books.
Subject to the above, we unable to form an opinion as to :
(i) Whether proper books of account as required by the Company and
(ii) Whether the accounts give true and fair view in the case of the
Balance Sheet of the State of Company's affairs as at the end of its
financial year ended 31st March, 2003 and in the case of the profit and
loss account of the profit / loss for its financial period on that day.
In our opinion the Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Account complies with
the requirements of the Mandatory accounting standards referred to in
Section 211 (3C) of the Companies Act, 1966 Based on the representations
made by all the directors of the Company and the information and
explanations as made available to us by the Company, none of the Directors
of the Company has prima facie any disqualification as referred to in
clause (g) of sub-section (1) of Section 274 of the Act.
In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the
explanations given to us, the said financial statements read together with
the Significant Accounting Policies and subject to all the notes thereon
give the information required in the Companies Act, 1956 in the manner so
required and present a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting
principles generally accepted in India ;
(a) In the case of Balance Sheet of the State of the Affairs of the Company
as at 31st March 2003 and
(b) In the case of Profit and Loss Account of the profit for the year ended
on that date.
(c) in so far as it relates to the Cash flow Statement, of the cash flows
of the Company for the year ended on that date.
As required by the Manufacturing and other Companies (Auditor Report)
order, 1968 issued by the Central Government of India in term of subsection
(4A) of section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956 and on the basis of such
checks we considered appropriate, we further report that :
1. The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars
including quantitative details and situation of fixed Assets. the fixed
assets have been physically verified by the Management. In our opinion the
frequency if verification is reasonable. No material discrepancies have
been noticed on such verification.
2. None of the fixed assets have been revalued during the year.
3. The stocks and finished goods, stores, spare parts and raw materials
have been physically verified during the year by the management. In our
opinion, the frequency of verification is reasonable.
4. In our opinion, the procedure of physical verification of stocks
followed by the management are reasonable and adequate relation to the size
of the Company and the nature of its business.
5. The discrepancies noticed on physical verification of stocks as compared
to book records were not material and the same have been properly dealt
with in books of accounts.
6. In our opinion, the valuation of stocks is fair and proper in accordance
with the normally accepted accounting principles and is on the basis as in
the preceding year.
7. The Company has not taken any Loans Secured or Unsecured to the
Companies, Firm on other parties listed in the register maintain under
Section 301 and / or from the Companies under the same Management as
defined under Section 370 (1 B) of the Companies Act, 1956.
8. The Company has not granted, any loans secured or unsecured to the
Companies, Firm on other parties listed in the register maintain under
Section 301 and/or from the Companies under the same Management as defined
under Section 370 (1 B) of the Companies Act, 1956.
9. In respect of Loans and Advances in the nature of loans given by the
Company parties have repaid the principal amount as stipulated and also
have been regular in payment of the interest wherever applicable.
10. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given
to us, there are not adequate internal control procedures commensurate with
the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to
purchase of Stores, Raw Materials including Components, Plant and
Machinery, Equipment and other assets and for the sale of goods.
11. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given
to us the prices paid for purchase of goods and materials & sale of goods
material and services, made in purchase of contracts or arrangements
entered in the register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act,
1956 aggregating during the year to Rs. 50,000/- or more in respect of each
party are reasonable having regard to the prevailing market prices as
transaction for similar goods or services have been made with other
12. As explained to us, the Company has regular procedure for the
determination of unserviceable or damaged Stores, Raw Materials and
Finished Goods Adequate provision has been made in the accounts for the
loss arising on the items so determined.
13. The Company does not accept any deposits, to which the provision of
Section 58 - A of the Companies Act, 1956 and the rules framed there under
14. In our opinion, reasonable records have not been maintained by the
Company for the sale and disposal of scrap. The Company has no by-products.
15. 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 with regard to purchase
of Stores, Raw Materials including Components, Plant and Machinery,
Equipment and other assets.
16. We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company
pursuant to the rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of
cost records under Section 209 (1) (d) of the Companies Act, 1956 in
respect of the Company's products to which the said rules are made
applicable and are of the opinion that prima facie the prescribed records
have been made and maintained. We have however, not made a detailed
examination of the said records with a view to determine whether they are
accurate or complete.
17. According to the records of the Company Employees State Insurance dues
have been regularly deposited during the year with the appropriate
authorities. And the Company has complied with the formalities under the
Provident Fund Act.
18. According to the information and explanation given to us and the
records examined by us no personnel expenses have been charged to revenue
account, other that those payable under contractual obligation or in
accordance with generally accepted business practice.
19. According to the records of the Company, there were no undisputed
amounts payable in respect of Income-Tax, Wealth-Tax, Sales Tax, Customs
duty and Excise Duty outstanding as at 31st March, 2003 for a period of
more that Six months from the date they become payable.
20. The Networth of the Company as on 31.3.2003 of Rs. 1139.04 lacs been
fully eroded by accumulated losses of Rs. 1142.24. However the Company will
complete it's 20 years on 31.03.2003 and hence it will require to file its
reference application to Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction
in terms of provisions of Section 15(1) of the Sick Industrial Companies
(special Provisions) Act, 1985.
21. In respect of Trading activities according to information and
explanation given to us there were no damaged goods of significant value.
For Bharat Parikh & Associates
Place : Vadodara Bharat Parikh
Date : 9th August, 2003 Partner