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Alipore Court restrains KPMG, banks from acting on SREI audit report

The order was passed on May 20, based on a petition by SREI promoter Hemant Kanoria. Next hearing on May 30


Ishita Ayan Dutt Kolkata
The Commercial Court at Alipore has passed an order restraining KPMG Assurance and Consulting Services and banks from using or acting on the forensic audit report on SREI till the next date of hearing.

The order, passed on May 20, was based on a petition filed by SREI promoter Hemant Kanoria. The next date of hearing has been fixed for May 30.

Kanoria had prayed for an injunction restraining KPMG and the banks from giving any effect or further effect to the audit report.

The commercial court order comes after the Kolkata Bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)

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First Published: May 25 2022 | 7:30 PM IST

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