BRIGADE Auditors Report

To the Members of Brigade Enterprises Limited


Report on the Standalone Ind AS Financial Statements


We have audited the accompanying standalone Ind AS financial statements of Brigade Enterprises Limited ("the Company”), which comprise the Balance Sheet as at March 31, 2017, the Statement of Profit and Loss, including the statement of Other Comprehensive Income, the Cash Flow Statement and the Statement of Changes in Equity for the year then ended, and a summary of significant accounting policies and other explanatory information.


Management''''s Responsibility For the 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 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 accounting principles generally accepted in India, including the Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS] specified under section 133 of the Act, read with the Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules, 2015, as amended. This responsibility also includes maintenance of adequate accounting records in accordance with the provisions of the Act for safeguarding of 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 the design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial control that were operating effectively for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, relevant to the preparation and presentation of the standalone Ind AS financial statements that give a true and fair view and are free from material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error.


Auditor''''s Responsibility


Our responsibility is to express an opinion on these standalone Ind AS 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 of the standalone Ind AS financial statements in accordance with the Standards on Auditing, issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, as 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 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 standalone Ind AS 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 standalone 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 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 standalone Ind AS 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 Ind AS financial statements.


Opinion


In our opinion and to the best of our information and according to the explanations given to us, the standalone 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,


2017, its profit including other comprehensive income, its cash flows and the changes in equity 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 ("the Order”) issued by the Central Government of India in terms of subsection (11) of section 143 of the Act, we give in the "Annexure 1” a statement on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Order.


2. As required by 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 purpose 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, Statement of Profit and Loss including the Statement of Other Comprehensive Income, the Cash Flow Statement and Statement of Changes in Equity dealt with by this Report are in agreement with the books of account;


(d) In our opinion, the aforesaid standalone Ind AS financial statements comply with the Accounting Standards specified under section 133 of the Act, read with Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules, 2015, as amended;


(e) On the basis of written representations received from the directors as on March 31, 2017, and taken on record by the Board of Directors, none of the directors is disqualified as on March 31, 2017, 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 2” to this report;


(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 standalone Ind AS financial statements - Refer Note 32(c) to the standalone Ind AS financial statements.


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.


iv. The Company has provided requisite disclosures in Note 40 to the standalone Ind AS financial statements as to the holding of Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) on November 08, 2016 and December 30, 2016 as well as dealings in SBNs during the period from November 08, 2016 to December 30, 2016. Based on audit procedures and relying on management representations, except for the segregation between SBNs and other denomination notes as more fully described in Note 40 to the standalone Ind AS financial statements upon which we are unable to comment on in the absence of necessary details, we report that the amounts disclosed in the said note is in accordance with the books of account maintained by the Company and produced to us for verification.


To the Members of Brigade Enterprises Limited


Report on the matters specified in paragraphs 3 and 4 of the Companies


(Auditor''''s Report) Order, 2016 ("the Order”)


(i) (a) The Company has maintained proper records showing full particulars, including quantitative details and situation of property, plant and equipment and investment property.


(b) All property, plant and equipment and investment property have not been physically verified by the management during the year but there is a regular programme of verification which, in our opinion, is reasonable having regard to the size of the Company and the nature of its assets. No material discrepancies were noticed on such verification.


(c) According to the information and explanations given by the management, the title deeds of immovable properties included in property, plant and equipment and investment property (including capital work -in-progress) are held in the name of the Company.


(ii) The management has conducted physical verification of inventory at reasonable intervals during the year and no material discrepancies were noticed on such physical verification.


(iii) (a) The Company has granted loans to six parties (including interest-free loans) covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act”). In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, the terms and conditions of the loans are not prejudicial to the Company''''s interest, having regard to management''''s representation that the loans are given to such parties considering the Company''''s economic interest and long-term trade relationship with such parties.


(b) In respect of loans granted to parties covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Companies Act, 2013, the loans are repayable as per the contractual terms and are interest-free. As per contractual terms, the loans have not fallen due for repayment. Accordingly, there has been no default on the part of the parties to whom the money has been lent.


(c) There are no amounts of loans granted to companies, firms or other parties covered in the register maintained under Section 189 of the Act, which are outstanding for more than ninety days.


(iv) In our opinion and according to the information and explanations given to us, provisions of Section 185 and 186 of the Act in respect of loans to directors including entities in which they are interested and in respect of loans and advances given, investments made and, guarantees, and securities given have been complied with by the Company.


(v) The Company has not accepted any deposits from the public.


(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 Section 148(1) of the Act, and are of the opinion that prima facie, the specified accounts and records have been made and maintained. We have not, however, made a detailed examination of the same.


(vii) (a) Undisputed statutory dues including provident fund, employees'''' state insurance, income-tax, sales-tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, cess and other material statutory dues have generally been regularly deposited with the appropriate authorities.


(b) According to the information and explanations given to us, no undisputed amounts payable in respect of provident fund, employees'''' state insurance, income-tax, service tax, sales-tax, duty of customs, duty of excise, value added tax, cess and other material statutory dues were outstanding, at the year end, for a period of more than six months from the date they became payable.


(c) According to the information and explanations given to us, the dues outstanding of income tax, sales-tax, service tax, duty of customs, duty of excise or value added tax, which have not been deposited on account of any dispute, are as follows:


(viii) In our opinion and according to information and explanations given by the management, the Company has not defaulted in repayment of dues to banks or financial institutions. The Company has no outstanding dues to debenture holders or government.






































































































































































Name of the statue



Nature of dues



Disputed Amount (REs, lakhs)



Amount Paid under protest (REs, lakhs)



Financial Year to which it relates



Forum where dispute is pending



Income Tax Act, 1961



Income Tax



37



37



2008-09



Income Tax Appellate Tribunal



973



-



2009-10



Karnataka High Court



298



-



2010-11



Commissioner Of Income Tax



2



2



2011-12



(Appeals)



499



-



2012-13



29



-



2013-14



Finance Act, 1994



Service Tax



97



-



2004-06



Custom Excise & Service Tax



16



-



2006-08



Appellate Tribunal



81



-



2006-08



376



-



2008-12



699



-



2009-12



Karnataka Value Added Tax, 2003



Value added



222



222



2006-07



The Joint Commissioner of



tax



50



50



2008-09



Commercial Taxes (Appeals)



48



48



2009-10



435



237*



2010-11



115



115



2011-12



1,290



400**



2012-13



Karnataka Appellate Tribunal



Karnataka Tax On Entry Of Goods



Entry tax



113



113



2008-09



The Joint Commissioner of



Act, 1979



Commercial Taxes (Appeals)



* Excluding bank guarantee of REs, 198 lakhs provided by the Company under protest. ** Excluding bank guarantee of REs, 890 lakhs provided by the Company under protest


(ix) According to the information and explanations given by the management, the Company has utilized the monies raised by way of term loans (representing loans with a repayment period beyond 36 months) for the purpose for which the loan was obtained. The Company has not raised any money by way of initial public offer or further public offer (including debt instruments).


(x) Based upon the audit procedures performed for the purpose of reporting the true and fair view of the financial statements and according to the information and explanations given by the management, we report that no fraud by the Company or on the Company by its officers and employees has been noticed or reported during the year.


(xi) According to the information and explanations given by the management, the managerial remuneration has been paid/provided in accordance with the requisite approvals mandated by the provisions of Section 197 of the Act read with Schedule V to the Act.


(xii) In our opinion, the Company is not a nidhi company. Accordingly, the provisions of Clause 3(xii) of the Order are not applicable to the Company and hence not commented upon.


(xiii) According to the information and explanations given by the management, transactions with the related parties are in compliance with Section 177 and 188 of the Act where applicable and the details have been disclosed in the notes to the financial statements, as required by the applicable accounting standards.


(xiv) According to the information and explanations given to us and on an overall examination of the balance sheet, the Company has not made any preferential allotment or private placement of shares or fully/partly convertible debentures during the year. Accordingly, the provisions of Clause 3(xiv) of the Order are not applicable to the Company and hence not commented upon.


(xv) According to the information and explanations given by the management, the Company has not entered into any non-cash transactions with directors or persons connected with him as referred to in Section 192 of the Act.


(xvi) According to the information and explanations given to us, the provisions of Section 45-IA of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 are not applicable to the Company.


To the Members of Brigade Enterprises Limited


Report on the Internal Financial Controls under Clause (i) oF Subsection 3 of Section 143 of the Companies Act, 2013 ("the Act”)


We have audited the internal financial controls over financial reporting of Brigade Enterprises Limited ("the Company”) as of March 31, 2017 in conjunction with our audit of the standalone Ind AS financial statements of the Company for the year ended on that date.


Management''''s Responsibility For Internal Financial Controls


The Company''''s Management is responsible for establishing and maintaining internal financial controls based on the internal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Company considering the essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. These responsibilities include the design, implementation and maintenance of adequate internal financial controls that were operating effectively for ensuring the orderly and efficient conduct of its business, including adherence to the Company''''s policies, the safeguarding of its assets, the prevention and detection of frauds and errors, the accuracy and completeness of the accounting records, and the timely preparation of reliable financial information, as required under the Act.


Auditor''''s Responsibility


Our responsibility is to express an opinion on the Company''''s internal financial controls over financial reporting based on our audit. We conducted our audit in accordance with the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting (the "Guidance Note”) and the Standards on Auditing as specified under Section 143(10) of the Act, to the extent applicable to an audit of internal financial controls, both applicable to an audit of Internal Financial Controls and, both issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Those Standards and the Guidance Note require that we comply with ethical requirements and plan and perform the audit to obtain reasonable assurance about whether adequate internal financial controls over financial reporting was established and maintained and if such controls operated effectively in all material respects.


Our audit involves performing procedures to obtain audit evidence about the adequacy of the internal financial controls system over financial reporting and their operating effectiveness. Our audit of internal financial controls over financial reporting included obtaining an understanding of internal financial controls over financial reporting, assessing the risk that a material weakness exists, and testing and evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of internal control based on the assessed risk. 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.


We believe that the audit evidence we have obtained is sufficient and appropriate to provide a basis for our audit opinion on the internal financial controls system over financial reporting.


Meaning of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting


A company''''s internal financial control over financial reporting is a process designed to provide reasonable assurance regarding the reliability of financial reporting and the preparation of financial statements for external purposes in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. A company''''s internal financial control over financial reporting includes those policies and procedures that (1) pertain to the maintenance of records that, in reasonable detail, accurately and fairly reflect the transactions and dispositions of the assets of the company; (2) provide reasonable assurance that transactions are recorded as necessary to permit preparation of financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, and that receipts and expenditures of the company are being made only in accordance with authorizations of management and directors of the company; and (3) provide reasonable assurance regarding prevention or timely detection of unauthorized acquisition, use, or disposition of the company''''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 financial reporting, including the possibility of collusion or improper management override of controls, material misstatements due to error or fraud may occur and not be detected. Also, projections of any evaluation of the internal financial controls over financial reporting to future periods are subject to the risk that the internal financial control over financial reporting may become inadequate because of changes in conditions, or that the degree of compliance with the policies or procedures may deteriorate.


Opinion


In our opinion, the Company has, in all material respects, an adequate internal financial controls system over financial reporting and such internal financial controls over financial reporting were operating effectively as at March 31, 2017, based on the internal control over financial reporting criteria established by the Company considering the essential components of internal control stated in the Guidance Note on Audit of Internal Financial Controls Over Financial Reporting issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.


For S.R. Batliboi & Associates LLP


Chartered Accountants


ICAI Firm Registration Number: 101049W/E300004


per Adarsh Ranka


Partner


Membership Number: 209567


Place: Bengaluru


Date: May 22, 2017

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