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HT Media Ltd.

BSE: 532662 | NSE: HTMEDIA |

Represents Equity.Intra - day transactions are permissible and normal trading is done in this category
Series: EQ | ISIN: INE501G01024 | SECTOR: Media & Entertainment

BSE Live

Apr 03, 16:00
9.57 -0.66 (-6.45%)
Volume
AVERAGE VOLUME
5-Day
23,017
10-Day
20,078
30-Day
62,260
4,545
  • Prev. Close

    10.23

  • Open Price

    10.25

  • Bid Price (Qty.)

    0.00 (0)

  • Offer Price (Qty.)

    0.00 (0)

NSE Live

Apr 03, 15:49
10.10 -0.10 (-0.98%)
Volume
AVERAGE VOLUME
5-Day
132,389
10-Day
137,397
30-Day
147,950
57,274
  • Prev. Close

    10.20

  • Open Price

    9.90

  • Bid Price (Qty.)

    10.10 (1000)

  • Offer Price (Qty.)

    0.00 (0)

Annual Report

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Auditor's Report

1. We have audited the attached Balance Sheet of HT Media Limited (the Company) as at March 31, 2010 and also the Profit and Loss Account and the Cash Flow Statement for the year ended on that date annexed thereto. These financial statements are the responsibility of the Companys management. Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these financial statements based on our audit. 2. We conducted our audit in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in India. Those Standards require that we plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements are free of material misstatement. An audit includes examining, on a test basis, evidence supporting the amounts and disclosures in the financial statements. An audit also includes assessing the accounting principles used and significant estimates made by management, as well as evaluating the overall financial statement presentation. We believe that our audit provides a reasonable basis for our opinion. 3. As required by the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 (as amended) issued by the Central Government of India in terms of sub-section (4A) of Section 227 of the Companies Act, 1956, we enclose in the Annexure a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 4 and 5 of the said Order. 4. Further to our comments in the Annexure referred to above, we report that: i. 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; ii. 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; iii. the Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report are in agreement with the books of account; iv. In our opinion, the Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Account and Cash Flow Statement dealt with by this report comply with the accounting standards referred to in sub-section (3C) of section 211 of the Companies Act, 1956; v. On the basis of the written representations received from the directors, as on March 31, 2010, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, we report that none of the directors is disqualified as on March 31, 2010 from being appointed as a director in terms of clause (g) of sub-section (1) of section 274 of the Companies Act, 1956; vi. In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the said accounts give the information required by the Companies Act, 1956, in the manner so required and give a true and fair view in conformity with the accounting principles generally accepted in India; a) in the case of the Balance Sheet, of the state of affairs of the Company as at March 31, 2010; b) in the case of the Profit and Loss account, of the profit for the year ended on that date; and c) in the case of Cash Flow Statement, of the cash flows for the year ended on that date. Annexure referred to in paragraph [3] of our report of even date Re: HT Media Limited (the Company) (i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of fixed assets. (b) All fixed assets have not been physically verified by the management during the year but there is a regular program of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. As informed, no discrepancies were noticed on such verification. (c) During the year, the Company has disposed off facilities relating to Hindi Business amounting to Rs.12,534.26 lacs which is substantial part of the plant and machinery. Based on the information and explanation given by the management and on the basis of audit procedures performed by us, we are of the opinion that the sale of the said part of plant and machinery has not affected the going concern status of the Company. (ii) (a) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year. (b) The procedures of physical verification of inventory followed by the management are reasonable and adequate in relation to the size of the Company and the nature of its business. (c) The Company is maintaining proper records of inventory and no material discrepancies were noticed on physical verification. (iii) (a) As informed, the Company has not granted any loans, secured or unsecured to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Accordingly, paragraphs 4 (iii) (b), (c) and (d) of the Companies (Auditors Report) Order, 2003 (as amended) (herein referred to as the Order), are not applicable. (b) As informed, the Company has not taken any loans, secured or unsecured from companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. Accordingly, clauses 4 (iii) (f) and (g) of the Order, are not applicable. (iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, there is an adequate internal control system commensurate with the size of the Company and the nature of its business, for the purchase of inventory and fixed assets and for the sale of goods and services. During the course of our audit, no major weakness has been noticed in the internal control system in respect of these areas. During the course of our audit, we have not observed any continuing failure to correct major weakness in internal control system of the Company. (v) (a) According to the information and explanations provided by the management, we are of the opinion that there are no transactions that need to be entered into the Register maintained under Section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956, therefore paragraph 4 (v) (b) of the Order is not applicable. (vi) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public. (vii) In our opinion, the Company has an internal audit system commensurate with the size and nature of its business. (viii) To the best of our knowledge and as explained, the Central Government has not prescribed maintenance of cost records under clause (d) of sub- section (1) of section 209 of the Companies Act, 1956 for the products of the Company. (ix) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, investor education and protection fund, employees state insurance, income- tax, sales-tax, wealth-tax, service tax, customs duty, have generally been regularly deposited with the appropriate authorities though there has been slight delay in few cases where amount involved is not significant. The provisions relating to excise duty are not applicable to the Company. Further, since the Central Government has till date not prescribed the amount of cess payable under section 441 A of the Companies Act,1956, we are not in a position to comment upon the regularity or otherwise of the Company in depositing the same. (b) According to the information and explanations given to us, no undisputed amounts payable in respect of provident fund, investor education and protection fund, employees state insurance, income- tax, wealth-tax, service tax, sales-tax, customs duty and other undisputed statutory dues were outstanding, at the year end, for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable. The provisions relating to excise duty are not applicable to the Company. (c) According to the information and explanation given to us, the dues of income tax, sales-tax, wealth tax, service tax, customs duty, excise duty and cess which have not been deposited on account of any dispute are as follows: Name of the Nature of dues Amount Period to Forum statute (Rs.) which the where amount dispute is relates pending Income Tax Penalty order passed 236,545 Assessment CIT (A) Act, 1961 u/s 271(1)(c ) of the Year Income Tax Act 2004-05 Income Tax Assessment order passed3,451,930 Assessment CIT (A) Act, 1961 u/s 143(3) of the Income Year Tax Act for which stay is 2006-07 being taken. (x) The Company has no accumulated losses at the end of the financial year and it has not incurred cash losses in the current and immediately preceding financial year. (xi) Based on our audit procedures and as per the information and explanations given by the management, we are of the opinion that the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to a financial institution or bank. The Company has not issued any debentures. (xii) According to the information and explanations given to us and based on the documents and records produced to us, the Company has not granted loans and advances on the basis of security by way of pledge of shares, debentures and other securities. (xiii) In our opinion, the Company is not a chit fund or a nidhi / mutual benefit fund / society. Therefore, the provisions of clause 4(xiii) of the Order are not applicable to the Company. (xiv) In respect of dealing/trading in shares, securities, debentures and other investments, in our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, proper records have been maintained of the transactions and contracts and timely entries have been made therein. The shares, securities, debentures and other investments have been held by the Company, in its own name. (xv) According to the information and explanations given to us, the Company has not given any guarantee for loans taken by others from bank or financial institutions. (xvi) Based on information and explanations given to us by the management, term loans were applied for the purpose for which the loans were obtained. (xvii) According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet of the Company, we report that no funds raised on short-term basis have been used for long-term investment. (xviii) The Company has not made any preferential allotment of shares to parties or companies covered in the register maintained under section 301 of the Companies Act, 1956. (xix) The Company did not have any outstanding debentures during the year. (xx) The Company has not raised any money through a public issue during the year. (xxi) Based upon the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting the true and fair view of the financial statements and as per the information and explanations given by the management, we report that no fraud on or by the Company has been noticed or reported during the course of our audit. For S.R. Batliboi & Co. Firm Registration No.: 301003E Chartered Accountants per Manoj Gupta Partner Membership No.: 83906 Place : Gurgaon Date : May 10, 2010