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Vegetable Products Ltd.

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VOLUME 23
52-Week high 5.84
52-Week low 2.20
P/E
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 39
Buy Price 3.28
Buy Qty 123.00
Sell Price 3.60
Sell Qty 440.00

Vegetable Products Ltd. (VEGETABLEPROD) - Auditors Report

Company auditors report

To the Members of

VEGETABLE PRODUCTS LIMITED

REPORT ON THE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

Opinion

We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Vegetable Products Limited whichcomprises the Balance Sheet as at March 31 2019 the Statement of Profit and LossStatement of changes in equity and Statement of cash flows for the year then ended andnotes to the financial statements including a summary of significant accounting policiesand other explanatory information. In our opinion and to the best of our information andaccording to the explanations given to us the aforesaid financial statements give theinformation required by the Companies Act 2013 in the manner so required and give a trueand fair view in conformity with the Indian Accounting Standards prescribed under section133 of the Act read with the Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules 2015 asamended("Ind AS") and other accounting principles generally accepted in Indiaof the state of affairs of the Company as at March 31 2019 and profit changes in equityand its cash flows for the year ended 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 ICAI's Code of Ethics. We believe that the audit evidence wehave obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our opinion onfinancial statements.

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 andinforming our opinion thereon and we do not provide a separate opinion on these matters.

Responsibility of Management 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 with respect to the preparation of these financialstatements that give a true and fair view of the financial position financialperformance changes in equity and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the Ind ASand other accounting principles generally accepted in India including the accountingStandards specified under section 133 of the Act. This responsibility also includesmaintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Actfor safeguarding of the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds andother irregularities; selection and application of appropriate accounting policies; makingjudgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design implementation andmaintenance of adequate internal financial controls that were operating effectively forensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records relevant to thepreparation and presentation of the financial statement that give a true and fair view andare free from material misstatement whether due to fraud or error. In preparing thefinancial statements management is responsible for assessing the Company's ability tocontinue as a going concern disclosing as applicable matters related to going concernand using the going concern basis of accounting unless management either intends toliquidate the Company or to cease operations or has no realistic alternative but to doso.

The Board of Directors are responsible for overseeing the Company's financial reportingprocess.

Auditor's Responsibilities for the Audit of the Standalone Financial Statements

Our objectives are to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the standalonefinancial statements as a whole are free from material misstatement whether due to fraudor error and to issue an auditor's report that includes our opinion. Reasonable assuranceis a high level of assurance but is not a guarantee that an audit conducted in accordancewith SAs will always detect a material misstatement when it exists. Misstatements canarise from fraud or error and are considered material if individually or in theaggregate they could reasonably be expected to influence the economic decisions of userstaken on the basis of these standalone financial statements.

As part of an audit in accordance with SAs we exercise professional judgment andmaintain professional scepticism throughout the audit. We also:

• Identify and assess the risks of material misstatement of the financialstatements whether due to fraud or error design and perform audit procedures responsiveto those risks and obtain audit evidence that is sufficient and appropriate to provide abasis for our opinion. The risk of not detecting a material misstatement resulting fromfraud is higher than for one resulting from error as fraud may involve collusionforgery intentional omissions misrepresentations or the override of internal control.

• Obtain an understanding of internal financial controls relevant to the audit inorder to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. Under section143(3)(i) of the Act we are also responsible for expressing our opinion on whether theCompany has adequate internal financial controls system in place and the operatingeffectiveness of such controls.

• Evaluate the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonablenessof accounting estimates and related disclosures made by management.

• Conclude on the appropriateness of management's use of the going concern basisof accounting and based on the audit evidence obtained whether a material uncertaintyexists related to events or conditions that may cast significant doubt on the Company'sability to continue as a going concern. If we conclude that a material uncertainty existswe are required to draw attention in our auditor's report to the related disclosures inthe financial statements or if such disclosures are inadequate to modify our opinion.Our conclusions are based on the audit evidence obtained up to the date of our auditor'sreport. However future events or conditions may cause the Company to cease to continue asa going concern.

• Evaluate the overall presentation structure and content of the standalonefinancial statements including the disclosures and whether the standalone financialstatements represent the underlying transactions and events in a manner that achieves fairpresentation. Materiality is the magnitude of misstatements in the financial statementsthat individually or in aggregate makes it probable that the economic decisions of areasonably knowledgeable user of the financial statements may be influenced. We considerquantitative materiality and qualitative factors in (i) planning the scope of our auditwork and in evaluating the results of our work; and (ii) to evaluate the effect of anyidentified misstatements in the financial statements.

We communicate with those charged with governance regarding among other matters theplanned scope and timing of the audit and significant audit findings including anysignificant deficiencies in internal control that we identify during our audit.

We also provide those charged with governance with a statement that we have compliedwith relevant ethical requirements regarding independence and to communicate with themall relationships and other matters that may reasonably be thought to bear on ourindependence and where applicable related safeguards.

From the matters communicated with those charged with governance we determine thosematters that were of most significance in the audit of the financial statements of thecurrent period and are therefore the key audit matters. We describe these matters in ourauditor's report unless law or regulation precludes public disclosure about the matter orwhen in extremely rare circumstances we determine that a matter should not becommunicated in our report because the adverse consequences of doing so would reasonablybe expected to outweigh the public interest benefits of such communication.

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 in terms of Section 143(11) of the Act we give in"Annexure A" a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of theOrder.

2. As required by Section 143(3) of the Act based on our audit 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 including other comprehensiveincome Statement of Changes in Equity and the Statement of Cash Flow dealt with by thisReport are in agreement with the relevant books of account.

d) In our opinion the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with the Ind ASspecified 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 March31 2019 taken on record by the Board of Directors none of the directors is disqualifiedas on March 31 2019 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164 (2) of theAct.

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". Our report expresses an unmodified opinion onthe adequacy and operating effectiveness of the Company's internal financial controls overfinancial reporting.

g) With respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditor's Report inaccordance with the requirements of section 197(16) of the Act as amended: In our opinionand to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us theremuneration paid by the Company to its directors during the year is in accordance withthe provisions of section 197 of the Act.

h) 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 as amended inour opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given tous:

i. The Company has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financialposition in its financial statements. ii. The Company has made provision as requiredunder the applicable law or accounting standards for material foreseeable losses if anyon long-term contracts including derivative contracts.

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

For Maroti & Associates
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No: 322770E
Radhika Patodia
Place: Kolkata Partner
Date : 21st May 2019 Membership No: 309219

Annexure - A to the AUDITOR'S REPORT

The Annexure referred to in Independent Auditors' Report to the members of the Companyon the financial statements for the year ended 31st March 2019 we report that:

1. 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 assetsby which fixed assets are verified in a phased manner. In accordance with this programmefixed assets were verified during the year and no material discrepancies were noticed onsuch verification. In our opinion the periodicity of physical verification is reasonablehaving regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets.

C) According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis ofour examination of the records of the Company the Company has certain immovableproperties and accordingly the title deeds of the immovable properties are held in thename of the Company.

2. The Company had no inventories during the year thus paragraph 3(ii) of theOrder is not applicable to the Company.

3. The Company has not granted any loans secured or unsecured to Companies FirmsLimited Liability Partnerships or other parties covered in the register maintained undersection 189 of the Companies Act 2013 (`the Act'). Accordingly this clause is notapplicable.

4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to usthe Company has complied with the provisions of section 185 and 186 of the Act withrespect to the loans and investments made. The Company has not given any guarantee(s) orprovided any security for loan taken by third party.

5. The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public during the year anddoes not have any unclaimed deposits as at 31st March 2019. Accordingly theprovisions of sections 73 to 76 or any other relevant provisions of the Companies Act2013 and the rules framed there under are not applicable to the company for the year underaudit. Accordingly this clause is not applicable.

6. The Central Government has not prescribed the maintenance of cost records undersection 148(1) of the Act for any of the services rendered by the company. Accordinglythis clause is not applicable.

7. 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 ofaccounts in respect of undisputed statutory dues including income-tax Goods and ServiceTax and other material statutory dues except Profession Tax Provident Fund Employee'sState Insurance and Property Tax have been regularly deposited during the year by theCompany with the appropriate authorities as applicable for the year under audit.

b) According to the information and explanations given to us undisputed amountspayable in respect of Income Tax GST and other material statutory dues outstanding as at31st March 2019 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payableare as follows :-

1. Profession Tax - Rs 2200/-

2. Property Tax - Rs 1315703/-

3. Excise Duty Payable Rs 1122/-.

c) According to the information and explanations given to us no dues of IncomeTax GST and other material statutory dues which have not been deposited on account ofany dispute are pending.

8. The Company does not have any loans or borrowings from any financialinstitution banks debenture-holders during the year except a soft loan from West BengalGovernment whose detail is as under:

Particulars Outstanding Loan Amount inclusive of interest as on 31/03/2019 Period of Default Remarks
Soft Loan from Government of West Bengal Rs 25205352/- Since 31-12-2000 There is continuing default in repayment of above loan on the reporting date. The company has disputed the liability against the above loan.

9. The Company did not raise any money by way of initial public offer or furtherpublic offer (including debt instruments) and term loans during the year. Accordinglyparagraph 3 (ix) of the Order is not applicable.

10. According to the information and explanations given to us no material fraud bythe

Company or on the Company by its officers or employees has been noticed or reportedduring the 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 Act.

12. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to usthe Company 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 financial statements as required by the applicableaccounting 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 of the Company the Company has not entered into non-cashtransactions with directors or persons connected with him. Accordingly paragraph 3(xv) ofthe Order is not applicable.

16. The Company is not required to be registered under section 45-IA of the ReserveBank of India Act 1934.

For Maroti & Associates
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No: 322770E
Radhika Patodia
Place: Kolkata Partner
Date : 21st May 2019 Membership No: 309219

Annexure - B to the AUDITOR'S 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 VEGETABLEPRODUCTS LIMITED ("the Company") as of 31st March 2019 inconjunction with our audit of the 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'). These responsibilitiesinclude the design implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controlsthat were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of itsbusiness including adherence to company's policies the safeguarding of its assets theprevention and detection of frauds and errors the accuracy and completeness of theaccounting records and the timely preparation of reliable financial information asrequired 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 auditor's judgment including the assessment of the risks ofmaterial misstatement of the financial statements whether due to fraud or error. Webelieve that the audit evidences we have obtained are sufficient and appropriate toprovide a basis for our audit opinion on the Company's internal financial controls systemover financial reporting of the Company.

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 anddispositions of the assets of the company; 2. provide reasonable assurance thattransactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financial statements inaccordance with generally accepted accounting principles and that receipts andexpenditures of the company are being made only in accordance with authorizations ofmanagement and directors of the company; and 3. provide reasonable assurance regardingprevention or timely detection of unauthorized acquisition use or disposition of thecompany's assets that could have 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 inadequate because of changes in conditions or thatthe degree of compliance with the policies or procedures 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 31st March 2019based on the internal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Companyconsidering the essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note onAudit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute ofChartered Accountants of India.

For Maroti & Associates
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No: 322770E
Radhika Patodia
Place: Kolkata Partner
Date : 21st May 2019 Membership No: 309219