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Nectar Lifescience Ltd.

BSE: 532649 Sector: Health care
NSE: NECLIFE ISIN Code: INE023H01027
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VOLUME 31540
52-Week high 41.75
52-Week low 18.70
P/E 9.27
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 509
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Nectar Lifescience Ltd. (NECLIFE) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

To the Members of

NECTAR LIFESCIENCES LIMITED

1. Report on the Standalone Ind AS Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying standalone Ind AS financial statements of NECTARLIFESCIENCES LIMITED ("the Company") which comprise the Balance Sheet as at31st March 2017 the Statement of Profit and Loss (including Other Comprehensive Income)the Cash Flow Statement and the Statement of Changes in Equity for the year then endedand a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information(herein after referred to as "standalone Ind AS financial statements").

2. 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 Ind AS financial statements that give a true and fair view of thefinancial position financial performance including other comprehensive income cash flowsand changes in equity of the Company in accordance with the accounting principlesgenerally accepted in India including the Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) prescribedunder Section 133 of the Act read with relevant rules issued thereunder.

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 standalone IndAS financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from materialmisstatement whether due to fraud or error.

3. Auditors’ Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone Ind AS financialstatements based on our audit.

We have taken into account the provisions of the Act the accounting and auditingstandards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under theprovisions 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 standalone Ind AS financial statements are free from material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts andthe disclosures in the standalone Ind AS financial statements. The procedures selecteddepend on the auditor’s judgment including the assessment of the risks of materialmisstatement of the standalone Ind AS financial statements whether due to fraud or error.In making those risk assessments the auditor considers internal financial controlrelevant to the Company’s preparation of the standalone Ind AS financial statementsthat give a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate inthe circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accountingpolicies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by theCompany’s Directors as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the standaloneInd AS 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 Ind AS financial statements.

4. Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanationsgiven to us the aforesaid standalone Ind AS financial statements give the informationrequired by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformitywith the accounting principles generally accepted in India including;

(a) In the case of the Balance Sheet of the State of Affairs of the Company as at 31stMarch 2017;

(b) In the case of the Statement of Profit and Loss including Other ComprehensiveIncome of the Profit of the Company for the year ended on that date

(c) In the case of the Cash Flow Statement of the Cash Flows of the Company for theyear ended on that date and

(d) In the case of Statement of Changes in Equity changes in equity for the year endedon that date.

5. Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

As required by the Companies (Auditor’s Report) Order 2016 ("theOrder") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (11) ofsection 143 of the Companies Act 2013 we give in the Annexure A a statement on thematters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order to the extent applicable.

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 the statement of cash flowsand the statement of changes in equity dealt with by this report are in agreement with thebooks of account

(d) in our opinion the aforesaid standalone Ind AS financial statements comply withthe Accounting 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 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 terms of Section164 (2) of the Act Annual Report 2016-17/ 37

(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"; and

(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 Ind AS financial statements as referred to in Note 2.33 to thestandalone Ind AS financial statements

ii) the Company has made provision as required under the applicable law or accountingstandards for material foreseeable losses if any and as required on long-term contractsincluding derivative contracts

iii) there has been no delay in transferring amounts required to be transferred tothe Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company and

iv) the Company has provided requisite disclosures in its standalone Ind AS financialstatements as to holdings as well as dealings in Specified Bank Notes during the periodfrom 8 November 2016 to 30 December 2016 and these are in accordance with the books ofaccounts maintained by the Company. Refer Note 2.49 to the standalone Ind AS financialstatements.

For DATTA SINGLA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn. No. 006185N
GAGANPREET GARG
PLACE : CHANDIGARH (Partner)
DATE : 27.06.2017 M. No. 539158

REFERRED TO IN PARAGRAPH 5 OF OUR REPORT TO THE MEMBERS OF NECTAR LIFESCIENCES LIMITEDONTHE STANDLONE

FINANCIAL STATEMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31st MARCH 2017

1. In respect of its fixed assets:

(a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars includingquantitative details and situation of fixed assets on the basis of available information.

(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 major portion of fixed assets at reasonable intervals. Accordingto the information and explanations given to us no material discrepancies were noticed onsuch verification.

(c) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis of ourexamination of the records of the Company the title deeds of immovable properties areheld in the name of the Company.

2. In respect of its inventory:

(a) As explained to us the inventories were physically verified during the year by themanagement at reasonable intervals. Inventories as at 31st March 2017 were also physicallyverified and valued by an independent firm of chartered accountants.

(b) As explained to us the discrepancies noticed between the physical stocks and thebooks records were not material and have been properly dealt with in the books ofaccounts.

3. The Company has not granted any loan secured or unsecured to companies firmslimited liability partnerships or other parties covered in the register maintained underSection 189 of the Companies Act 2013.Accordingly provisions of clause 3 (iii) of theCompanies (Auditor Reports) Order 2016 are not applicable to the Company.

4. 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 Act with respectto the loans and investments made.

5. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany has not accepted any deposits attracting the provisions of sections 73 to 76 orany other relevant provisions of the Companies Act 2013.

6. We have broadly reviewed the cost records maintained by the Company pursuant totherules made by the Central Government U/s 148(1) of the Companies Act 2013 and are ofthe opinion that prima facie the prescribed accounts and records have been made andmaintained. We have not however made a detailed examination of the records with a viewto determine whether they are accurate or complete.

7. (a) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis ofour examination of the records of the Company the Company has been generally regular indepositing undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund Investor Education andProtection Fund Employee’s State Insurance Income Tax Sales Tax Customs DutyService Tax Excise Duty Cess Value Added Tax and other material statutory dues asapplicable with the appropriate authorities in India. We are informed that there are noundisputed statutory dues as at the end of the year which are outstanding for a period ofmore than six months from the date they became payable.

Statute Nature of the Dues Amount (Rs. in Millions*) Period to which the amount relates Forum where dispute is pending
Income Tax Act 1961 Income Tax 0.51 Assessment Year 2001-02 Commissioner of Income Tax Appeal
Income Tax Act 1961 Income Tax 2.34 Assessment Year 2001-02 Commissioner of Income Tax Appeal
Income Tax Act 1961 Income Tax 0.03 Assessment Year 2003-04 Income Tax Appellate Tribunal Delhi
Income Tax Act 1961 Income Tax 0.19 Assessment Year 2004-05 Income Tax Appellate Tribunal Delhi
Income Tax Act 1961 TDS 0.39 Assessment Year2010-2013 CIT Appeals
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 1.05 FinancialYear 2007-09 Joint Secretary Ministry of Finance Delhi
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 5.58 Financial Year2005-2006 CESTAT Chandigarh
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 0.43 Financial Year2010-2011 Deptt. of Revenue Ministry of Finance
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 8.92 Financial Year2007-2008 CESTAT Chandigarh
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 168.23** Financial Year2007-2010 Punjab & Haryana High Court
Central Excise Act1944 Excise Duty 236.14** Financial Year2007-2010 Punjab & Haryana High Court
Service Tax1994 Service Tax 5.78** FinancialYear 2009-10 CESTAT Chandigarh
Service Tax1994 Service Tax 0.84 FinancialYear 2011-12 CESTAT Chandigarh
Service Tax1994 Service Tax 0.07 Financial Year 2010 CESTAT Chandigarh
Service Tax1994 Service Tax 0.04 Financial Year 2010 CESTAT Chandigarh
Service Tax1994 Service Tax 0.08 Financial Year 2011-2012 CESTAT Chandigarh

* net of amounts deposited under protest

** In case demand is confirmed penalty upto equivalent amount may be imposed.

(b) According to the information and explanation given to us and as per records of theCompany examined by us there are no dues of Wealth Tax Sales Tax Value Added Tax Cessand Custom Duty which are outstanding as at 31st March 2017 and which have not beendeposited on account of any dispute. However according to information and explanationgiven to us the following dues of Excise duty Income Tax and Service Tax have not beendeposited by the Company on account of disputes as detailed below:

8. According to the records of the Company examined by us and the information andexplanations given to us the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to anyfinancial institution or bank or debenture holders as at the balance sheet date.

9. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us duringthe year the Company did not raise any money by way of initial public offer or furtherpublic offer (including debt instruments) and the term loans availed during the year havebeen applied for the purpose for which they were raised.

10. According to the information and explanation given to us no material fraud by theCompany or on the Company by its officers or employees has been noticed or reported duringthe course of our audit.

11. According to the information and explanations give to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company the Company has paid/provided for managerialremuneration in accordance with the requisite approvals mandated by the provisions ofsection 197 read with Schedule V to the Companies Act.

12. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us theCompany is not a Nidhi Company. Accordingly paragraph 3(xii) of the Order is notapplicable.

13. According to the information and explanations given to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company transactions with the related parties are incompliance with sections 177 and 188 of the Act where applicable and details of suchtransactions have been disclosed in the standalone Ind AS financial statements as requiredby the applicable accounting standards.

14. According to the information and explanations give to us and based on ourexamination of the records of the Company the Company has not made any preferentialallotment or private placement of shares or fully or partly convertible debentures duringthe year.

15. According to the information and explanations given to us and based on ourexamination of the records the Company the Company has not entered into non-cashtransactions with directors or persons connected with them. Accordingly paragraph 3(xv)of the Order is not applicable .

16. According to information and explanations given to us the Company is not requiredto be registered under section 45 IA of the Reserve Bank of India Act 1934.

For DATTA SINGLA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn. No. 006185N
GAGANPREET GARG
PLACE : CHANDIGARH (Partner)
DATE : 27.06.2017 M. No. 539158

ANNEXURE "B" TO THE AUDITORS’ REPORT

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 of NECTARLIFESCIENCES LIMITED ("the Company") as on 31 March 2017 in conjunction withour audit of the standalone Ind AS financial statements of the Company for the year endedon 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 (‘ICAI’). Theseresponsibilities include the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internalfinancial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficientconduct of its business including adherence to Company’s policies the safeguardingof its assets the prevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy andcompleteness of the accounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financialinformation as required under the 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 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 auditors’ judgment 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 controlssystem over financial reporting.

Meaning of Internal Financial Controls over Financial Reporting

A company’s internal financial control over financial reporting is a processdesigned to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reportingand the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance withgenerally accepted accounting principles. A company’s internal financial control overfinancial reporting 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 the 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 couldhave 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 in adequate because of change in conditions or thatthe degree of compliance with the policies or procedure 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 31 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 DATTA SINGLA & CO.
Chartered Accountants
Firm Regn. No. 006185N
GAGANPREET GARG
PLACE : CHANDIGARH (Partner)
DATE : 27.06.2017 M. No. 539158