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S & T Corporation Ltd.

BSE: 514197 Sector: Others
NSE: N.A. ISIN Code: INE110Q01015
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VOLUME 92
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P/E 2610.00
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 17
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OPEN 26.10
CLOSE 26.10
VOLUME 92
52-Week high 171.50
52-Week low 26.10
P/E 2610.00
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 17
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

S & T Corporation Ltd. (STCORPN) - Director Report

Company director report

Dear Members

Your Directors have pleasure in presenting the 33 rd Annual Report of yourCompany for the financial year ended 31st March 2017.

FINANCIAL RESULTS

The financial performance of your Company for the year ended 31st March2017 is summarized below:

Current year Previous year
2016-17 2015-16
Sales 2612869 697167
Other Income 12252911 11266929
Cost of Material Sold 1664019 1193960
Administrative & Other Expenses 10263262 6182381
Depreciation & Amortization Exp. 5215380 4038604
Profit before TaX -2276882 549150
Provision for Tax 411055 475000
Profit after Tax -2687937 74150

DIVIDEND

In the current year your director don't recommend dividend in the interest of thecompany.

FUTURE OUTLOOK

Your Board had informed in the previous Board Report that the Company has started aventure in Food Industries. The Company has ventured into Bakery products and hasidentified the products and brand name.

The commercial production was started during the current year and the sales during theyear have been Rs 26 12 869 /- Your directors are very optimist about this new venture.

EXTRACT OF ANNUAL RETURN

The details forming part of the extract of the Annual Return in Form MGT -9 inaccordance with Section 92(3) of the Companies Act 2013 read with the Companies(Management and Administration) Rules 2014 are set out herewith as "Annexure[D]" to this Report.

DIRECTORS AND KEY MANAGERIAL PERSONNEL

Appointments & Resignations

During the year 2016-17 there were no changes in Board of Directors. However Mr.Narayan K Bhatt & Mr. Sharad K Sheth have resigned w.e.f 30/06/2017.

NUMBER OF MEETINGS OF THE BOARD

During the year Eight Board Meetings and Four Audit Committee Meetings were convenedand held. The details of these are given in the Corporate Governance Report. Theintervening gap between the Meetings was within the period prescribed under the CompaniesAct 2013.

DIRECTORS' RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENT

Pursuant to Section 134(3) of the Companies Act 2013 the Directors confirm that:

a) in the preparation of the annual accounts for the financial year ended 31stMarch 2017 the applicable accounting standards and Schedule III of the Companies Act2013 have been followed and there are no material departures from the same;

b) the Directors have selected such accounting policies and applied them consistentlyand made judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent so as to give a true andfair view of the state of affairs of your Company as at 31st March 2017 and ofthe profit and loss of the Company for the financial year ended 31st March2017;

c) proper and sufficient care has been taken for the maintenance of adequate accountingrecords in accordance with the provisions of the Companies Act 2013 for safeguarding theassets of the Company and for preventing and detecting fraud and other irregularities;

d) the annual accounts have been prepared on a 'going concern' basis;

e) proper internal financial controls laid down by the Directors were followed by theCompany and that such internal financial controls are adequate and were operatingeffectively; and

Proper systems to ensure compliance with the provisions of all applicable laws were inplace and that such systems were adequate and operating effectively

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Your Company has received declarations from all the Independent Directors confirmingthat they meet the criteria of independence as prescribed under the provisions ofCompanies Act 2013 read with the Schedules and Rules issued there under as well ListingAgreement.

COMPANY'S POLICY ON DIRECTORS' APPOINTMENT AND REMUNERATION

The Board has on the recommendation of Nomination & Remuneration Committee frameda policy for selection and appointment of Directors Senior Management and theirremuneration including criteria for determining qualifications positive attributesindependence of a Director and other matters provided under sub-section (3) of section 178relating to the remuneration for the Directors Key Managerial Personnel and otheremployees. As required by the rule 5 of Companies (Appointment and Remuneration ofManagerial Personnel) Rules 2014 and prescribed details are annexed to this report.

EXPLANATION OR COMMENTS BY THE BOARD ON EVERY QUALIFICATION RESERVATION OR ADVERSEREMARK

There is no qualification reservation or adverse remark or disclaimer made-

i. by the auditor in his report; and

ii. By the Company Secretary in practice in his secretarial audit report.

LOANS GUARANTEES AND INVESTMENTS

The details of loans guarantees and investments under Section 186 of the CompaniesAct 2013 read with the Companies (Meetings of Board and its Powers) Rules 2014 are asfollows:

A. Details of investments made by the Company as on 31st March 2017

Investments in Partnership Firm (details are as below mentioned)

Name of the Company Amount as at 31st March 2017
Rajyog Enterprise-Capital 27000
Rajyog Enterprises- Loans & Advances 34345179
Rajyog Construction- Capital 2200
Rajyog Construction- Loans & advances 249786
Rajyog Realtors- Capital 37500
Rajyog Realtors- Loans & Advance 57496141

There are no other loans and guarantees issued by your Company in accordance withSection 186 of the Companies Act 2013 read with the Rules issued there under.

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE REPORT

As per Regulation 34(3) and 53(f) of SEBI (Listing Obligations and DisclosureRequirements) Regulations 2015 and the Listing Agreement with Stock Exchange a separatereport on Corporate Governance along with a certificate from the Auditors on itscompliance forms an integral part of this Report (Annexure A).

RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS

During the financial year 2016-17 your Company has entered into transactions withrelated parties as defined under Section 2(76) of the Companies Act 2013 read withCompanies (Specification of Definitions Details) Rules 2014 which were in the ordinarycourse of business and on arms' length basis and in accordance with the provisions of theCompanies Act 2013 Rules issued there under and the

Listing Agreement. During the financial year 2016-17 there were no transactions withrelated parties which qualify as material transactions under the Listing Agreement. Therewere no materially significant related party transactions made by the Company withPromoters Directors Key Managerial Personnel or other designated persons who may havepotential conflict with interest of the Company at large. All Related Party Transactionsare placed before the Committee as also of the Board for approval. Prior omnibus approvalof Audit Committee is obtained on a quarterly basis for the transactions which are aforeseen and repetitive nature.

The transactions entered into pursuant to the omnibus approval so granted are auditedand a statement giving details of all related party transactions is placed before theAudit Committee and the Board of Directors for their approval on a quarterly basis. Noneof the Directors has any pecuniary relationships or transactions vis-a-vis the Company.The report of the Board in respect of the particulars of contracts or arrangements withrelated parties referred to sub-section (1) of section 188 in Form AOC-2 is annexed tothis report.

The details of the related party transactions as required under Accounting Standards-18are set out in Notes to accounts to the standalone financial statements forming part ofthis Annual Report.

CONSERVATION OF ENERGY TECHNOLOGY ABSORPTION AND FORIGN EXCHANGE EARNINGS AND OUTGO

(Section 134 of the Companies Act 2013 read with Companies (Accounts) Rules 2014)

Conservation of Energy

The Company is engaged in the Business of Bakery products under which its operations donot account for substantial energy consumption. However the Company has taken allnecessary steps to conserve energy. The management has ensured that all these measures arecomplied with.

Technology Absorption

The provisions relating to technology absorption are not applicable to the Company.

Foreign Exchange:

Foreign Exchange Earnings: NIL

Foreign Exchange Outgo: NIL

RISK MANAGEMENT

The Company is exposed to inherent uncertainties owing to the sectors in which itoperates. A key factor in determining a company's capacity to create sustainable value isthe risks that the company is willing to take (at strategic and operational levels) andits ability to manage them effectively. Many risks exist in a company's operatingenvironment and they emerge on a regular basis. The Company's Risk Management processesfocuses on ensuring that these risks are identified on a timely basis and addressed.

ANNUAL EVALUATION BY THE BOARD OF ITS OWN PERFORMANCE

Pursuant to the provisions of the Companies Act 2013 and the Listing Agreement theBoard has carried out an annual performance evaluation of its own performance thedirectors individually as well as the evaluation of the working of its Audit Nomination& Remuneration and compliance committees. The manner in which the evaluation has beencarried out has been explained in the Corporate Governance Report.

PUBLIC DEPOSITS

During the financial year 2016-17 your Company has not accepted any deposit within themeaning of Sections 73 and 74 of the Companies Act 2013 read together with the Companies(Acceptance of Deposits) Rules 2014.

VIGIL MECHANISM/ WHISTLE BLOWER POLICY

Your Company is committed to highest standards of ethical moral and legal businessconduct. Accordingly the Board of Directors has formulated a Whistle Blower Policy whichis in compliance with the provisions of Section 177 (10) of the Companies Act 2013 andthe Listing Agreement. The policy provides for a framework and process whereby concernscan be raised by its employees against any kind of discrimination harassmentvictimization or any other unfair practice being adopted against them. More details on thevigil mechanism and the Whistle Blower Policy of your Company have been outlined in theCorporate Governance Report which forms part of this report.

PARTICULARS OF EMPLOYEES

The information required pursuant to Section 197 read with Rule 5 of The Companies(Appointment and Remuneration of Managerial Personnel) Rules 2014 in respect of employeesof the Company will be provided upon request. In terms of Section 136of the Act theReport and Accounts are being sent to the Members and others entitled thereto excludingthe information on employee' particulars which is available for inspection by the Membersat the Registered Office of the Company during business hours on working days of theCompany up to the date of the ensuing Annual General Meeting. If any member is interestedin obtaining a copy thereof such Member may write to the Company in this regard.

SECRETARIAL AUDIT REPORT

Pursuant to the provision of Section 204 of the Companies Act 2013 read with theCompanies (Appointment and Remuneration of Managerial Personnel) Rules 2014 your Companyhas appointed R.N. Gupta Practicing Company Secretary to conduct the SecretarialAudit of your Company. The Secretarial Audit Report is annexed herewith as"Annexure-[C]" to this Report.

DETAILS IN RESPECT OF ADEQUACY OF INTERNAL CONTROLS

The company conducts its business with integrity and high standards of ethical behaviorand in compliance with laws and regulations that govern its business.

Your Company has put in place adequate internal financial controls with reference tothe financial statements some of which are outlined below:

Your Company has adopted accounting policies which are in line with the AccountingStandards prescribed in the Companies Rules that apply under Section 133 and otherapplicable provisions if any of the Companies Act 2013 read with Rule 7 of theCompanies (Accounts) Rules 2014 and relevant provisions of the Companies Act 1956 tothe extent applicable. These are in accordance with generally accepted accountingprinciples in India. Changes in policies if any are approved by the Audit Committee inconsultation with the Auditors.

Under Section 177(4) (vii) the Audit Committee evaluates the internal financialcontrols and makes a representation to the Board. The purpose of IFC is to ensure thatpolicies and procedures adopted by the Company for ensuring the orderly and efficientconduct of its business are implemented including policies for and the safeguarding itsassets prevention and detection of frauds and errors accuracy and completeness ofaccounting records and timely preparation of reliable financial information.

Your Company in preparing its financial statements makes judgments and estimates basedon sound policies and uses external agencies to verify/validate them as and whenappropriate. The basis of such judgments and estimates are also approved by the Auditorsand Audit Committee.

The Management periodically reviews the financial performance of your Company againstthe approved plans across various parameters and takes necessary action wherevernecessary.

Your Company has a code of conduct applicable to all its employees along with a WhistleBlower Policy which requires employees to update accounting information accurately and ina timely manner. Any non-compliance noticed is to be reported and acted upon in line withthe Whistle Blower Policy.

Your Company gets its standalone accounts reviewed every quarter by its Auditors.

SIGNIFICANT/MATERIAL ORDERS PASSED BY THE REGULATORS

There are no significant/material orders passed by the Regulators or Courts orTribunals impacting the going concern status of your Company and its operations in future.

General

a) Your Company has not issued equity shares with differential rights as to dividendvoting or otherwise; and

b) Your Company does not have any ESOP scheme for its employees/Directors.

AUDITORS

The Board has appointed M/s Vridhi & Associates Chartered Accountants (FirmRegistration No: 141142W) as the Statutory Auditors of the Company in Place of M/s PankajDalal & Associates Chartered Accountants (Firm Registration No 107347W) the retiringStatutory Auditors to hold office from conclusion of the 33rd Annual GeneralMeeting until the conclusion of 38th Annual General Meeting of the Company. M/sVridhi & Associates have confirmed their eligibility under section 141 of theCompanies Act 2013 and the Rules framed there under for appointment as Auditors of theCompany. As required under the Listing Agreement the auditors do not have a Peer ReviewCertificate issued from the Peer Review Board of Institute of Chartered Accountants ofIndia; however it will be obtained at the earliest.

DISCLOSURE UNDER THE SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (PREVENTION PROHIBITIONAND REDRESSAL) ACT 2013

The Company has zero tolerance towards sexual harassment at the workplace and hasadopted a policy on prevention prohibition and redressal of sexual harassment atworkplace in line with the provisions of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace(Prevention Prohibition and Redressal) Act 2013 and the Rules there under.

During the Financial Year 2016-17 company has not received any complaints regardingsexual harassment at workplace.

APPRECIATION

Your Directors wish to convey their gratitude and place on record their appreciationfor all the employees at all levels for their hard work solidarity cooperation anddedication during the year.

By Order of the Board
Mumbai Surendra T. Savai
Date : 28th August 2017 Managing Director