Lakshmi Automatic Loom Works Ltd Auditors Report.

To The Members of M/s. Lakshmi Automatic Loom Works Limited

Report on the IND AS Financial Statements

We have audited the accompanying IND AS financial statements of LAKSHMI AUTOMATIC LOOM WORKS LIMITED ("the Company") , which comprise of the Balance Sheet as at March 31, 2018, 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 ended and a summary of the significant accounting policies and other explanatory information. (hereinafter referred to IND AS financial statements)

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 IND AS financial statements that give a true and fair view of the financial position, financial performance including other comprehensive income, cash flows and changes in equity of the Company in accordance with the Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) prescribed under section 133 of the Act read with the Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules, 2015, as amended, and other accounting principles generally accepted in India.

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 application of appropriate accounting policies; making judgments and estimates that are reasonable and prudent; and design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls, that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the IND AS financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.

Auditors Responsibility

Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these IND AS financial statements based on our audit.

In conducting 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 thereunder and the Order issued under section 143 (11) of the Act.

We conducted our audit of the IND AS financial statements 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 IND AS financial statements are free from material misstatement.

An audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the amounts and the disclosures in the IND AS financial statements. The procedures selected depend on the auditors judgment, including the assessment of the risks of material misstatement of the IND AS 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 IND AS financial statements that give a true and fair view in order to design audit procedures that are appropriate in the circumstances. An audit also includes evaluating the appropriateness of the accounting policies used and the reasonableness of the accounting estimates made by the Companys directors, as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the IND AS financial statements.

We believe that the audit evidence obtained by us is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the IND AS financial statements.

Opinion

In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the aforesaid IND AS 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 March 31, 2018, and its profit, total comprehensive income, the cash flows and the changes in equity for the year ended as on that date.

Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements

1. As required by the Companies (Auditors 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 the Order.

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 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 (including other comprehensive income) , statement of changes in equity and the statement of cash flow dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account;

d) in our opinion, the aforesaid IND AS financial statements comply with the Indian Accounting Standards prescribed under section 133 of the Act;

e) on the basis of the written representations received from the directors of the Company as on March 31, 2018 taken on record by the board of directors, none of the directors are disqualified as on March 31, 2018 from being appointed as a director in terms of Section 164 (2) of the Act;

f) with respect to the adequacy of the internal financial controls over financial reporting of the Company and the operating effectiveness of such controls, refer to our separate report in Annexure "B" and

g) 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, as amended, in our opinion and 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 financial position in its IND AS financial statements - Refer note no 29A to the IND AS financial statements.

ii The Company does not have any long-term contracts including derivative contracts for which there were any material foreseeable losses.

iii There is no amount required to be transferred to the Investor Education and Protection Fund by the Company and hence the question of delay in transferring such sums does not arise.

Other matters

The comparative financial information of the Company for the year ended 31st March 2017 and the transition date opening balance sheet as at 1st April 2016 included in these IND AS financial statements, are based on the previously issued statutory financial statements prepared in accordance with the Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006 audited by the predecessor auditor whose report for the year ended 31st March 2017 and 31st March 2016 dated 29th May 2017 and 23rd May 2016 respectively expressed an unmodified opinion on those financial statements, as adjusted for the differences in the accounting principles adopted by the Company on transition to the IND AS, which have been audited by us.

For Subbachar & Srinivasan
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No. 004083S
(Sd.) T.S.V. Rajagopal
Coimbatore Partner
May 24, 2018 Membership No. 200380

Annexure - "A" to the Independent Auditors Report

(Referred to in Paragraph 1 under "Report on Other legal and regulatory requirements" section of our report to the members of LAKSHMI AUTOMATIC LOOM WORKS LIMITED of even date) .

We report that,

1. 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. As explained to us, fixed assets have been physically verified by the management at regular intervals, in accordance with a programme of verification, which in our opinion provides for physical verification of all the fixed assets at reasonable intervals having regard to the size of the company and nature of its assets. According to the information and explanations given to us, no material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.

c. According to the information and explanations given to us and the records examined by us, the title deeds of all freehold immovable properties are held in the name of the Company.

2. In respect of its inventories:

As explained to us, physical verification of inventories has been conducted at reasonable intervals by the management during the year and no material discrepancies were noticed.

3. The company has not granted any loan, secured or unsecured to companies, firms, Limited Liability Partnerships or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013, during the financial year and hence sub-clauses (a) to (c) of clause (iii) of the Order are not applicable to the company.

4. The Company has not granted loans or made investments or given guarantees and securities during the year and hence compliance with Section 185 and 186 are not applicable.

5. The company has not accepted any deposits from the public during the year to which the provisions of sections 73 to 76 of the Act are applicable and as such clause 3(v) of the Order is not applicable.

6. The maintenance of cost records has not been specified by the Central Government under section 148(1) of the Companies Act, 2013 read with the Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Rules 2014 for the business activities carried out by the Company. Thus reporting under clause 3(vi) of the order is not applicable to the Company.

7. According to the information and explanations given to us and on the basis of our examination of the records of the company in respect of the statutory dues:

a. The company is regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including Provident Fund, Employees State insurance, Income tax, Sales Tax, Service Tax, Goods and Service Tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, and any other statutory dues with the appropriate authorities during the year. According to the information and explanations given to us, no undisputed amounts payable in respect of the aforesaid dues were outstanding as at 31st March 2018 for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.

b. According to the information and explanations given to us, the details of disputed statutory dues that have not been deposited on account of dispute is as under:

Name of Statute Nature of the Dues Amount (Rs in Lakhs) Amount paid / adjusted (Rs in Lakhs) Period to which the amount relates Forum where dispute is pending
Central Excise Act/ Service Tax Act Service Tax 8.86 Nil February 2007 to September 2008 Customs, Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal, Chennai.

8. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not defaulted in repayment of loans or borrowings to any financial institution, bank, government or dues to debenture holders.

9. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the company has not raised any money by way of term loans or by way of initial public offer or further public offer (including debt instruments) during the year and hence clause 3(ix) of the Order is not applicable to the company.

10. To the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to us during the course of our examination of the books and records of the company carried out in accordance with the auditing standards generally accepted in India, no fraud on or by the company was noticed or reported during the year that causes the IND AS financial statements to be materially misstated.

11. The company has not paid any managerial remuneration during the year and hence the requirement of getting requisite approvals mandated by the provisions of section 197 read with Schedule V to the Companies Act, 2013 is not applicable.

12. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company is not a nidhi company. Accordingly, clause 3(xii) of the Order is not applicable.

13. According to the information and explanations given to us and based on our examination of the records of the Company, transactions with the related parties are in compliance with sections 177 and 188 of the Act where applicable and details of such transactions have been disclosed in the IND AS financial statements as required by the applicable accounting standards.

14. According to the information and explanations give to us and based on our examination of the records of the Company, the Company has not made any preferential allotment or private placement of shares or fully or partly convertible debentures during the year.

15. According to the information and explanations given to us and based on our examination of the records of the Company, the Company has not entered into non-cash transactions with directors or persons connected with him. Accordingly, clause 3(xv) of the Order is not applicable.

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

For Subbachar & Srinivasan
Chartered Accountants
Firm Registration No. 004083S
(Sd.) T.S.V. Rajagopal
Coimbatore Partner
May 24, 2018 Membership No. 200380