The Members of Asian Star Company Limited,
Report on the Standalone Financial Statements
We have audited the accompanying financial statements of ASIAN STAR COMPANY LIMITED (The Company], which
comprise the Balance Sheet as at 31st March, 2016, the Statement of Profit and Loss and the Cash
Flow Statement for the year ended on that date and a summary of significant accounting policies and other
Management''s Responsibility for the Standalone Financial Statements
The Company''s 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 standalone financial statements
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 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 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 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
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 auditor''s 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 Company''s
preparation of the 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 Company''s Directors,
as well as evaluating the overall presentation of the financial statements.
We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for
our audit opinion on the standalone 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, 2016, and its profit/loss and its cash flows
for the year ended on that date.
Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements
1. As required by the Companies (Auditor''s Report] Order, 2016, issued by the Central Government of
India in terms of subsection (11] of section 143 of the Companies Act, 2013, we enclose in Annexure A, a
statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the order, to the extent applicable.
2. As required by Section 143(3] of the Act we report that:
a. We have 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
appears from our examination of those books and proper returns adequate for the purposes of our audit have
been received from the branches not visited by us.
c. The Balance Sheet, the Statement of Profit and Loss and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this
report are in agreement with the books of account and with the returns received from the branches not visited
d. In our opinion, the aforesaid standalone financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards
specified 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 31st March, 2016
taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on 31st March, 2016 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.
g. With respect to the other matters to be included in the Auditor''s 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 has disclosed the impact of pending litigations on its financial position in its
financial statements - Refer Note 30 to the financial statements.
ii. The Company has made provision, as required under the applicable law or accounting standards, for
material foreseeable losses, if any, and as required on long-term contracts including derivative
iii. There has been no delay in transferring amounts required to be transferred to the Investor
Education and Protection Fund by the Company.
Re: Asian Star Company Limited
Referred to in paragraph 1 under ''Report on Other Legal and Regulatory Requirements'' section of our
report of even date:
1. a. The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars including quantitative
details and situation of fixed assets.
b. As explained to us, all the assets have been physically verified by the Management at the end of
the accounting year and no material discrepancies were noticed on physical verification as compared to the
c. The title deeds of the immovable properties are in the name of the Company.
2. a. The stocks of finished goods and raw-materials have been physically verified by the management
at the end of the accounting year. In our opinion the Company has maintained proper records of inventory. No
material discrepancies were noticed on physical verification as compared to the book records.
3. a. The Company has granted loans, unconditional and interest free, to a company covered in the
register maintained under section 189 of the Act.
b. The principal amounts are repayable on demand and there is no repayment schedule. In view of this sub
clause (b) and (c) of this clause is not applicable.
4. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not
entered into any transaction, which attract provisions of section 185 and 186, in respect of loans,
investments, guarantees and securities.
5. The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public during the year.
6. We have broadly reviewed the books of accounts maintained by the Company pursuant to the Rules made
by the Central Government for the maintenance of cost records u/s 148 of the Act, and are of the opinion that
prima facie, the prescribed accounts and records have been made and maintained.
7. a. According to the records of the Company and as per information and explanation given to us, the
Company is generally regular in depositing undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, employees''
state insurance, income-tax, sales-tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, and
any other statutory dues applicable to it with appropriate authorities and there were no undisputed dues
outstanding as on 31st March, 2016 for a period of more than six months from the date they become
b. Details of dues which have not been deposited as at 31st March,2016 on account of disputes as given
Statement of Disputed Dues:
Name of the Statute
Name of the Dues
Amount (in Lacs)
Period to which the amount relates
Forum where the dispute is pending
Remarks (if any)
The Finance Act
May''06 to September ''12
Assistant Commissioner, of Service Tax
The Customs Act, 1962
December ''09 to September ''13
Commissioner of Customs
Demand is Stayed by order of Gujarat High Court.
8. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us the Company has not
defaulted in repayment of dues to Government or Banks.
9. To the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to
us, the Company has neither obtained any term loans nor has raised money by way of initial public offer or
further public offer (including debt instruments],
10. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us no fraud by the
Company or any fraud on the Company by its officers or employees has been noticed or reported during the
11.The Company is not a Nidhi Company and hence reporting under clause 3 (xii) of the order is not
12. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the managerial
remuneration has been paid /provided in accordance with the requisite approvals mandated by the provisions of
section 197 read with schedule V to the Companies Act 2013.
13. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, all transactions
with the related parties are in compliance with section 177 and 188 of the Companies Act, 2013 where
applicable and the details have been disclosed in the financial statements as required by the applicable
14. To the best of our knowledge and belief and according to the information and explanations given to
us the Company has not made any preferential allotment or private placement of shares or fully or partly
convertible debentures during the year under review.
15. In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us the Company has not
entered into any non-cash transactions with the directors or persons connected with him.
16. The Company is not required to obtain registration under section 451A of the Reserve Bank of India
FOR V. A. PARIKH & ASSOCIATES LLP
FRNo : 1 12787W/ W100073
JINESH J. SHAH
Place : Mumbai
Date : May 19, 2016
Membership No. 111155