The Members of
CHAMBAL BREWERIES & DISTILLERIES LIMITED
Report on the audit of (Ind AS) Financial statements Opinion
We have audited the financial statements of M/s. CHAMBAL BREWERIES & DISTILLERIESLIMITED (the "company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31 2021the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended and asummary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.
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 March 31 2021 and profit/loss (changes in equity) and its cash flows for the yearended on that date.
Basis for Opinion
We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing (SAs) specifiedunder section 143(10) of the Companies Act 2013. Our responsibilities under thoseStandards are further described in the Auditor's Responsibilities for the Audit of theFinancial Statements section of our report. We are independent of the Company inaccordance with the Code of Ethics issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants ofIndia together with the ethical requirements that are relevant to our audit of thefinancial statements under the provisions of the Companies Act 2013 and the Rulesthereunder and we have fulfilled our other ethical responsibilities in accordance withthese requirements and the Code of Ethics. We believe that the audit evidence we haveobtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our opinion.
Key Audit Matters
Key audit matters are those matters that in our professional judgment were of mostsignificance in our audit of the financial statements of the current period. These matterswere addressed in the context of our audit of the financial statements as a whole and informing our opinion thereon and we do not provide a separate opinion on these matters.
We have determined that there are no key audit matters to communicate in our report forthe year ended March 312021.
Management's Responsibility for the (Ind AS) Financial Statements
The Company's Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in Section134(5) of the C ompanies Act 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparationand presentation of these Ind AS financial statements that give a true and fair view ofthe financial position financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordancewith the accounting principles generally accepted in India including the AccountingStandards specified under Section 133 of the Act read with Rule 7 of the Companies(Accounts) Rules 2014. This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequateaccounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding theassets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities;selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments andestimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design implementation and maintenance ofadequate internal financial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring theaccuracy and completeness of the accounting records relevant to the preparation andpresentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free frommaterial misstatement whether due to fraud or error.
In preparing the financial statements management is responsible for assessing theCompany's ability to continue as a going concern disclosing as applicable mattersrelated to going concern and using the going concern basis of accounting unless managementeither intends to liquidate the Company or to cease operations or has no realisticalternative but to do so. Those Board of Directors are also responsible for overseeing theCompany's financial reporting process
Our objectives are to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financialstatements as a whole are free from material misstatement whether due to fraud or errorand to issue an auditor's report that includes our opinion. Reasonable assurance is a highlevel of assurance but is not a guarantee that an audit conducted in accordance with SAswill always detect a material misstatement when it exists. Misstatements can arise fromfraud or error and are considered material if individually or in the aggregate theycould reasonably be expected to influence the economic decisions of users taken on thebasis of these financial statements.
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 sub-section (11) of section 143 ofthe Act we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in the paragraph 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 31March 2021 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors isdisqualified as on 31 March 2021 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section164 (2) of the Act; and
(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
(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 does not have any pending litigation which would impact its financialposition.
ii. the Company have one long term contracts including derivative contracts for whichthere were any material foreseeable losses.
iii. There has been no amount to be transferred to the Investor Education andProtection Fund by the Company.
Anncxure to the Auditors report of the even date to the members:
The Annexure referred to in our Independent Auditors' Report to the members of theCompany on the financial statements for the year ended 31 March 2021 we report that:
(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars includingquantitative details and situation of fixed assets.
(b) The Company has a regular programme of physical verification of its fixed assets byw'hich fixed assets are verified in a phased manner over a period of three years. Inaccordance with this programme certain fixed assets were verified during the year and nomaterial discrepancies were noticed on such verification. In our opinion this periodicityof physical verification is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and thenature of its assets.
(c ) There are no immovable property in the name of company. Hence question of titledeeds in the name of company does not arise.
(ii) Based on the audit procedures and explanation given by the management there was notransactions held during the whole year of purchases and sales. Further there was noopening and closing inventory held by the company. Therefore clause 2 oFtfte ffrder is notapplicable to the company.
(iii) (a) The Company has not granted loans to parties covered in the registermaintained under section 189 of the Companies Act 2013 (The Act'). Further the companyhas given capital advance to one related party. (Also refer Point No 8 in notes toaccounts and significant accounting policies)
(b) In the case of the loans granted to the related party listed in the registermaintained under section 189 of the Act the borrowers have been regular in the payment ofthe interest as stipulated. The terms of arrangements do not stipulate any repaymentschedule and the loans are repayable on demand. Accordingly paragraph 3(iii)(b) of theOrder is not applicable to the Company in respect of repayment of the principal amount
(c) There are no overdue amounts of more than rupees one lakh in respect of the loansgranted to the bodies corporate listed in the register maintained under section 189 of theAct.
(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 companies act 2013in respect of loans investments guarantees and security.
(v) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public.
(vi) The Central Government has not prescribed the maintenance of cost records undersection 148( 1) of the Act for any of the activities done by the Company.
(vii) (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis ofour examination of the records of the Company amounts deducted/' accrued in the books ofaccount in respect of undisputed statutory dues including provident fund income taxsales tax wealth tax service tax duty of customs value added tax cess and othermaterial statutory dues have been regularly deposited during the year by the Company withthe appropriate authorities. As explained to us the Company did not have any dues onaccount of employees' state insurance and duty of excise.
According to the information and explanations given to us no undisputed amountspayable in respect of provident fund income tax sales tax wealth tax service tax dutyof customs value added tax cess and other material statutory dues were in arrears as at31 March 2021 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable
(b) According to the information and explanations given to us there are no materialdues of wealth tax duty of customs and cess which have not been deposited with theappropriate authorities on account of any dispute.
(viii) In our opinion and according to the information and explanation given to us thecompany has not defaulted in the repayment of dues to banks. The company has not taken anyloan either form financial institutions or form government and has not issued anydebentures.
(ix) Based upon the audit procedures performed and the information and explanationgiven by the management the company has not raised money by way of initial public offeror further public offer including debt instrument and term loans. Accordingly theprovisions of clause 3(ix) of the order are not applicable to the company and hence notcommented upon.
(x) According to the information and explanations given to us no material fraud on orby the Company has been noticed or reported during the course of our audit.
(xi) Based upon the audit procedures performed and the information and explanationgiven by the management the company has paid managerial remuneration in accordance withthe requisite approvals mandated by the provisions of section 197 read with schedule V tothe companies act.
(xii) In our opinion the company is not a Nidhi company therefore the provisions ofclause 4(xii) of the order are not applicable to the company.
(xiii) In our opinion all transactions with the related parties are in compliance withsection 177 and 188 of the Companies act 2013. And the details have been disclosed in thefinancial statements as required by the applicable accounting standards.
(xiv) Based upon the audit procedures performed and the information and explanationsgiven by the management the company has not made any preferential allotment or privatePlacement of shares or fully or partly convertible debentures during the year underreview. Accordingly the provisions of clause 3(xiv) of the order are not applicable to thecompany.
(xv) Based upon the audit procedures performed and the information and explanationsgiven by the management the company has not entered into any non cash transactions withdirectors or persons connected with him.
(xvi) In our opinion the company is not required to be registered under section 45 LAof the Reserve bank of India act 1934.
"Annexure B" to the Independent Auditor's Report of even date on theStandalone Financial Statements of Chambal breweries and distilleries limited
Report on the Internal Financial Controls under Clause (i) of Sub-section 3 of Section143 of the Companies Act 2013 ("the Act")
We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting Chambalbreweries and distilleries limited ("the Company") as of March 31 2021 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.
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 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 and dispositions of the assets of the company; (2) provide reasonableassurance that transactions are recorded as necessary' to permit preparation of financialstatements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and that receiptsand expenditures 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 the company's assets that could have a material effect on thefinancial 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.
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 March 31 2021 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 VAG & COMPANY
(Registration No. 003014C)
CA ARPIT JAIN
Membership No. 409781
PLACE : KOTA
DATED : 29/06/2021