The Members of
Nitesh Estates Limited
Report on the Financial Statements
We have audited the accompanying financial statements of Nitesh Estates Limited ("the Company"), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31 March 2015, the Statement of Profit and Loss, the Cash Flow Statement for the year then ended, and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.
Managements Responsibility for the Financial Statements
The Companys Board of Directors is responsible for the matters stated in section 134(5) of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act") with respect to the preparation of these financial statements on a going concern basis that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of the Company in accordance with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Accounting Standards specified under Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014. This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding the assets of the Company and for preventing and detecting frauds and other irregularities; selection and consistent application of appropriate accounting policies and making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that operate effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.
Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone financial statements based on our audit.
We have taken into account the provisions of the Act, the accounting and auditing standards and matters which are required to be included in the audit report under the provisions of the Act and the Rules made there under.
We conducted our audit in accordance with the Standards on Auditing specified under section 143(10) of the Act. Those Standards require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free from material misstatement.
An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and the disclosures in the financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditors judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the financial statements, whether due to fraud or error. In making those risk assessments, the auditor considers internal financial control relevant to the Companys preparation of the financial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances, but not for the purpose of expressing an opinion on whether the Company has in place an adequate internal financial controls system over financial reporting and the operating effectiveness of such controls. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by Companys Directors, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.
We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is suffcient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the financial statements.
In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid standalone financial statements give the information required by the Act in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India, of the state of affairs of the company as at 31st March, 2015 , and its profit and its cash flows for the year ended on that date.
Report on other legal and regulatory requirements
1. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2015 ("the Order") issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (11) of section 143 of the Act, we give in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order, to the extent applicable.
2. As required under provisions of Section 143 (3) of the Act, we report that:
(a) We have sought and obtained all the information and explanations which to the best of 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 the Company 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 Statement dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account.
(d) In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, the aforesaid financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards referred to in Section 133 of the Act, read with Rule 7 of The Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014.
(e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on 31st March, 2015 taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2015 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164(2) of the Act.
(f) With respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditors Report in accordance with Rule 11 of the Companies (Audit and Auditors ) Rules, 2014, in our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us :
i. The Company Rs. s observations on the impact of pending litigations on its financial position in its financial statements mentioned in Note No 25 which as per their representation will have no material impact.
ii. The company did not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts for which there were any material foreseeable losses.
iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts, required to be transferred, to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company.
for RAY & RAY
(Firms registration number: 301072E)
Mrinal Kanti Bandyopadhyay
Membership No. 051572
Date: 28 May 2015
Annexure to the Independent Auditors Report (Referred to in paragraph 1 of our report of even date)
(i) In respect of its fixed assets:
(a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets.
(b) The fixed assets were physically verified during the year by the Management in accordance with a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets at reasonable intervals. According to the information and explanations given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.
(ii) The company is in the business of real estate development and related services and holds inventories in the form of land, properties under development and constructed properties. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, having regard to the nature of inventory, the procedures of physical verification by way of verification of title deeds, site visits by the Management and certification of extent of work completion by competent persons, are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business.
(iii) The Company has not granted any loans, secured or unsecured, to/from companies, firms or other parties covered in the Register maintained under Section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013.
(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, having regard to the explanations that some of the items purchased are of special nature and suitable alternative sources are not readily available for obtaining comparable quotations, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business with regard to purchases of inventory and fixed assets and the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any major weakness in such internal control system.
(v) According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not accepted any deposit from the public during the year.
(vi) We have broadly reviewed the books of account maintained by the Company pursuant to the rules made by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records under sub section (1) of Section 148 of the Companies Act, 2013 in respect of real estate and development activities and are of the opinion that prima facie the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained. We have, however, not made a detailed examination of the records with a view to determining whether they are accurate or complete. To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Central Government has not prescribed the maintenance of cost records for any other product of the Company.
(vii) According to the information and explanations given to us in respect of statutory dues:
(a) The Company has generally been regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues, including Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Duty of Customs, Duty of Excise, Value Added Tax, Cess and any other statutory dues with the appropriate authorities
There are no undisputed amounts payable in respect of Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance, Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, Duty of Customs, Duty of Excise, Value Added Tax, Cess and any other statutory dues and other material statutory dues in arrears as at 31 March, 2015 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.
(b) Details of dues of Income Tax, Sales Tax, Wealth Tax, Service Tax, or Duty of Customs or Duty of Excise or Value Added Tax or Cess which have not been deposited as on 31 March, 2015 on account of disputes are given below:
|Name of the statute||Nature of the dues||Amount (Rs. in lakhs)||Period to which amount Pertains||Forum where Disputes is Pending|
|Income Tax Act||Income Tax||22.50||AY 2011-12||Asst Commissioner of Income Tax|
|Finance Act, 1994||Service Tax||311.56||AY 2007-08||Appeals CESTAT|
(c) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there are no amounts which are required to be transferred to Investor Education and Protection Fund in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 (1 of 1956) and rules made there under.
(viii) The accumulated losses of the Company at the end of the financial year are not more than fifty per cent of its net worth and the Company has not incurred cash losses during the financial year covered by our audit and in the immediately preceding financial year.
(ix) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not has defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or bank or debenture holders.
(x) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company had not given guarantees for loans taken by others from banks or financial institutions.
(xi) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the term loans have been applied for the purposes for which they were obtained, other than temporary deployment pending application.
(xii) To the best of our knowledge and according to the information and explanations given to us, no fraud by the Company and no fraud on the Company has been noticed or reported during the year.
for RAY & RAY
(Firms registration number: 301072E)
Mrinal Kanti Bandyopadhyay
Membership No. 051572
Date: 28 May 2015