DELTA CORP Accounting Policy

1 STATEMENT OF significant accounting POLICES company OVERVIEW


Delta Corp Ltd., incorporated in the year 1990 under the provision of the Companies Act applicable in India. The Company along with its subsidiaries currently operates at Goa, Daman and Sikkim in the Gaming and Hospitality Segment. The shares of the company is listed on the National Stock Exchange of India Limited and the Bombay Stock Exchange Limited (BSE). The registered office of the company is located at Pune.


a) Basis of Preparation of Standalone Financial Statements


i) Compliance with Ind AS


These Standalone financial statements ("financial statements") have been prepared in accordance with the Indian Accounting Standards (hereafter referred to as the "Ind AS") as notified by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs pursuant to Section 133 of Companies Act, 2013 (the "Act") read with the Companies (Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) Rules, 2015 as amended and other relevant provisions of the Act and rules framed there under.


The Company''''s standalone financial statement upto and for the year ended 31st March 2016 were prepared in accordance with the accounting standards specified under Section 133 of the Companies Act 2013, read together with the Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014 (Previous GAAP). The Company''''s financial statements are reported in Indian Rupee, which is also Company''''s functional currency. These standalone financial statement ("the financial Statement") of the company as at and for the year ended 31st March 2017 (including Comparatives) were approved and authorized by the Company''''s board of directors as on 30th May 2017.


These standalone financial statements for the year ended 31st March, 2017 are the first financial with comparatives, prepared under Ind AS. The adoption was carried out in accordance with Ind AS 101, First Time adoption of Indian Accounting Standards. The transition was carried out from Indian Accounting Principle generally accepted in India as prescribed under Section 133 of the Act read with the Rule 7 of the Companies (Accounts) Rules, 2014 (Indian GAAP), which was the previous GAAP. Reconciliation and description of the effect of the transition have been summarized in Note 55 to these financial statement.


The accounting policies are applied consistently to all the periods presented in the Standalone Financial Statements, including the preparation of the opening Ind AS balance sheet as at 1st April 2015 being the date of transition.


ii) Historical cost convention


The standalone financial statements have been prepared on a historical cost basis, except certain financial assets and liabilities which are measured at fair values.


iii) Rounding of Amounts


All the amounts disclosed in the financial statements and notes are presented in Indian Rupees have been rounded off to the nearest Lakhs as per the requirement of Schedule III, unless otherwise states. The amount ''''0'''' denotes amount less than '''' one thousand.


iv) Current and Non-Current classification


All assets and liabilities have been classified as current or non-current as per the Company''''s normal operating cycle (twelve months) and other criteria set out in the Schedule III to the Act


b) Property, plant and equipment (including capital work-in-progress)


Freehold land is carried at historical cost. Property, plant and equipment are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation and impairment losses, if any. Cost includes purchase price and expenditures directly attributable to bringing them into working condition for its intended use. Freehold land and capital work in progress are carried at cost, less accumulated impairment losses, if any are not depreciated.


Subsequent cost are included in the asset''''s carrying amount or recognized as a separate asset, as appropriate, only when it is probable that future economic benefits associated with the item will flow to the Company and the cost of the item can be measured reliably. The carrying amount of any component accounted for as a separate asset is derecognized when replaced. All other repairs and maintenance expenses are charged to the Statement of Profit or Loss during the reporting period in which they are incurred.


Depreciation on property, plant and equipments is provided under the straight line method over the useful lives of assets as prescribed in Schedule II to the Companies Act 2013 ("Act"), and management believes that useful life of assets are same as those prescribed in Schedule II to the Act.


The residual values are not more than 5% of the Original cost of the asset. The assets residual values and useful lives are reviewed, and adjusted if appropriate, at the end of each reporting period.


Gain or losses arising from derecognisation of property, plant and equipment are measured as difference between the net disposal proceeds and the carrying amount of the assets and are recognized in the statement of profit and loss when the asset is derecognized.


c) intangible assets


Intangible Assets with finite useful lives that are acquired separately are stated at acquisition cost, net of recoverable taxes, trade discount and rebate less accumulated amortization and accumulated impairment losses, if any. Such cost includes purchase price and any expenditure directly attributable to bringing the asset to its working condition for the intended use.


Subsequent cost are included in the asset''''s carrying amount or recognized as a separate asset, as appropriate, only when it is probable that future economic benefits associated with the item will flow to the Company and the cost of the item can be measured reliably.


An intangible asset is derecognized on disposal, or when no future economic benefits are expected from use or disposal. Gains or losses arising from derecognition of an intangible asset, measured as the difference between the net disposal proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset, are recognized in profit or loss when the asset is derecognized.


Intangible assets are amortized over their respective individual estimated useful lives on a straight- line basis from date they are available for use. The estimated useful life of an identifiable intangible asset is based on number of factors including the effect of obsolesce, demand, competition and other economic factors and level of maintenance expenditures required to obtain the expected future cash flows from the assets.


d) Leases


Leases are classified as finance leases whenever the terms of the lease, transfers substantially all the risks and rewards of ownership to the lessee. All other leases are classified as operating leases.


As a Lessee


Leases in which significant portion of the risk and rewards of ownership are not transferred to the Company as lessee are classified as operating leases. Payment made under operating lease are charged to Statement of Profit and Loss on straight-line-basis over the period of the lease unless the payment are structured to increase in line with expected general inflation to compensate for the less or’s expected inflationary cost increase.


A leased asset is depreciated over the useful life of the asset. However, if there is no reasonable certainty that the Company will obtain ownership by the end of the lease term, the asset is depreciated over the shorter of the estimated useful life of the asset and the lease term.


e) inventories


i) Consumables, stores and spares are valued at lower of cost computed on weighted average basis or net realizable value after providing cost of obsolescence, if any. The cost of inventories comprises cost of purchase and other costs incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition. Net realizable value is estimated selling price in ordinary course of business less the estimated cost necessary to make the sale.


ii) Land inventory is recorded at lower of cost or market value.


f) investment in subsidiary companies


The Company has accounted for its investments in subsidiary companies at cost less impairment if any.


g) Segment Reporting


Operating segments are reported in a manner consistent with the internal reporting provided to the chief decision maker. Based on the "management approach" as defined in Ind AS 108 - Operating Segments, the Chief Operating Decision Maker (CODM) evaluates the Company''''s performance and allocates resources based on an analysis of various performance indicators by business segments. Accordingly, information has been presented along with Business Segments.


h) Borrowings


Borrowing are initially recognized at net of transaction costs incurred and measured at amortized cost using effective interest method. Borrowings are classified as current liabilities unless the Company has an unconditional right to defer the settlement of the liability for at least 12 months after the reporting period.


Effective interest method:


The effective interest method is a method of calculating the amortized cost of a debt instrument and of allocating interest expenses over the relevant period. The effective interest rate is the rate that exactly discounts estimated future cash payment (including all fees and points paid or received that form an integral part of the effective interest rate, transaction costs and other premiums or discounts) through the expected life of the debt instrument, or, where appropriate, a shorter period, to the gross carrying amount on initial recognition.


i) Revenue Recognition


Revenue is measured at the value of the consideration received or receivable. The Company recognizes revenue when the amount of revenue can be reliably measured, it is probable that future economic benefits will flow to the Company and specific criteria have been met for each of the Company''''s activities as described below.


i. Revenue from sale of services


Casino gaming revenues are all amounts wagered in casinos less amounts paid as winnings to players of casino games. Gaming revenue is recorded based on net gain/loss at the end of each day. The revenue recognized includes gaming related taxes and duties which the Company pays as a principal but excludes amount collected on behalf of third parties such as entry tax.


Revenue from sale of services is recognized as and when the services agreed are rendered, net of discount to the customers and amount collected on behalf of third parties such as service tax, luxury tax.


ii. Revenue from Sale of goods


Revenue from sales of goods is measured at the fair value of the consideration received or receivable excluding taxes or duties collected on behalf of the government. Sale comprise sale of food and beverages, allied services relating to entertainment and hospitality operations.


iii. Dividend and interest income


Dividend income from investments is recognized when the shareholder''''s right to receive payment has been established (provided that it is probable that the economic benefits will flow to the Group and the amount of income can be measured reliably).


Interest income from a financial asset is recognized when it is probable that the economic benefits will flow to the company and the amount of income can be measured reliably. Interest income is accrued on a timely basis, by reference to the amortized cost and at the effective interest rate applicable, which is the rate that exactly discounts estimated future cash receipts through the expected life of the financial asset to that asset''''s net carrying amount on initial recognition.


j) Employee Benefits:


Short-term employee benefits


The amount of short term employee benefits expected to be paid in exchange for the services rendered by employees are recognized as an expense during the period when the employees render the services.


Post-employment benefits


Defined benefit plan


The liability recognized in the balance sheet in respect of defined benefit gratuity plans is the present value of the defined benefit obligation at the end of the reporting period. The defined benefit obligation is calculated annually by actuaries using the projected unit credit method.


The present value of the defined benefit obligation is determined by discounting the estimated future cash outflows by reference to market yields at the end of the reporting period on government bonds that have terms approximating to the terms of the related obligation.


The net interest cost is calculated by applying the discount rate to the defined benefit obligation. This cost is included in employee benefit expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss.


Remeasurement gains and losses arising from experience adjustments and changes in actuarial assumptions are recognized in the period in which they occur, directly in other comprehensive income and is not reclassified to profit or loss. They are included in retained earnings in the statement of changes in equity and in the balance sheet. Defined benefit costs are categorised as follows:


- service cost (including current service cost, past service cost, as well as gains and losses on curtailments and settlements);


- net interest expense; and


- remeasurement


The company presents the first two components of defined benefit costs in profit or loss in the line item ''''Employee benefits expense''''. Curtailment gains and losses are accounted for as past service costs.


Defined Contribution Plan


Payments to defined contribution benefit plans are recognized as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss during the period in which employee renders related service.


k) Shares Based Payments Arrangements


Equity-settled share-based payments to employees and others providing similar services are measured at the fair value of the equity instruments at the grant date. Details regarding the determination of the fair value of equity-settled share-based transactions are set out in note 51 to these financial statement.


The fair value determined at the grant date of the equity-settled share-based payments is expensed on a straight-line basis over the vesting period, based on the company''''s estimate of equity instruments that will eventually vest, with a corresponding increase in equity. At the end of each reporting period, the company revises its estimate of the number of equity instruments expected to vest. The impact of the revision of the original estimates, if any, is recognized in profit or loss such that the cumulative expense reflects the revised estimate, with a corresponding adjustment to the equity-settled employee benefits reserve.


The dilutive effect of outstanding options is reflected as additional share dilution in the computation of diluted earnings per share.


l) Foreign currency transactions


Foreign currency transactions and balances


i. Transactions denominated in foreign currencies are recorded at the exchange rate prevailing on the date of transaction.


Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies at the year-end are restated at the closing rate of exchange prevailing on the reporting date.


ii. Any exchange difference arising on account of settlement of foreign currency transactions and restatement of monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currency is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.


iii. Non-monetary items that are measured in terms of historical cost in a foreign currency are recorded using the exchange rates at the date of the transaction. Non-monetary items measured at fair value in a foreign currency are translated using the exchange rates at the date when the fair value was measured. The gain or loss arising on translation of non-monetary items measured at fair value is treated in line with the recognition of the gain or loss on the change in fair value of the item (i.e., translation differences on items whose fair value gain or loss is recognized in OCI or Statement of Profit and Loss are also recognized in OCI or Statement of Profit and Loss, respectively).


iv. Assets and liabilities of entities with functional currency other than presentation currency have been translated to the presentation currency using exchange rates prevailing on the Balance Sheet date. Statement of the profit loss has been translated using weighted average exchange rate. Translation adjustments have been reported as foreign currency translation reserve in the statement of changes in equity.


m) income tax


The tax expense for the period comprises current and deferred tax. Tax is recognized in Statement of Profit and Loss, except to the extent that it relates to items recognized in the comprehensive income or in equity. In which case, the tax is also recognized in other comprehensive income or equity.


current Tax


Current tax assets and liabilities are measured at the amount expected to be recovered from or paid to the taxation authorities, based on tax rates and laws that are enacted or substantively enacted at the Balance sheet date. The tax liabilities is presented as net of advance tax for that particular assessment year.


Deferred Tax


Deferred tax is recognized on temporary differences arising between the tax bases of assets and liabilities used in the computation of taxable profit and their carrying amount in the financial statement. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using tax rates (and laws) that have been enacted or substantially enacted by the end of the reporting period. The carrying amount of deferred tax liabilities and assets are reviewed at the end of each reporting period.


Deferred tax assets are recognized for all deductible temporary differences and unused tax losses, only if, it is probable that future taxable amounts will be available to utilize those temporary differences and losses


Deferred tax assets and liabilities are offset when there is a legally enforceable right to offset current tax assets and liabilities and when the deferred tax balances relate to the same taxation authority. Current tax assets and tax liabilities are offset where the Company has a legally enforceable right to offset and intends either to settle on a net basis, or to realize the asset and settle the liability simultaneously.


Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT)


Minimum Alternate Tax credit is recognized as deferred tax asset only when and to the extent there is convincing evidence that the Company will pay normal income tax during the specified period. Such asset is reviewed at each Balance Sheet date and the carrying amount of the MAT credit asset is written down to the extent there is no longer a convincing evidence to the effect that the Company will pay normal income tax during the specified period.


n) Earnings Per Share


Basic Earnings per Share


Basic earnings per share is calculated by dividing the profit attributable to owners of the company by the weighted average number of equity shares outstanding during the Financial Year. Earnings considered in ascertaining the Company''''s earnings per share is the net profit for the period.


Diluted earnings per share


For the purpose of calculating diluted earnings per share, the net profit or loss for the period attributable to equity shareholders and the weighted average number of shares outstanding during the period is adjusted for the effects of all dilutive potential equity shares.


o) Financial instruments


A financial instrument is any contract that gives rise to a financial asset in one entity and a financial liability or equity instrument in another entity.


i) Financial Assets


A. initial recognition and measurement


All financial assets and liabilities are initially recognized at fair value. Transaction costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition or issue of financial assets and financial liabilities, which are not at fair value through profit or loss, are adjusted to the fair value on initial recognition. Purchase and sale of financial assets are recognized using trade date accounting.


B. Subsequent measurement


a) Financial assets carried at amortized cost (AC)


A financial asset is measured at amortized cost if it is held within a business model whose objective is to hold the asset in order to collect contractual cash flows and the contractual terms of the financial asset give rise on specified dates to cash flows that are solely payments of principal and interest on the principal amount outstanding.


b) Financial assets at fair value through other comprehensive income (FVTOCI)


A financial asset is measured at FVTOCI if it is held within a business model whose objective is achieved by both collecting contractual cash flows and selling financial assets and the contractual terms of the financial asset give rise on specified dates to cash flows that are solely payments of principal and interest on the principal amount outstanding.


c) Financial assets at fair value through profit or loss (FVTPL)


A financial asset which is not classified in any of the above categories are measured at FVTPL.


c. investment in Subsidiary companies


The Company has accounted for its investments in subsidiary companies at cost less impairment if any.


D. Other Equity and Mutual Fund investments


All other equity and mutual fund investment are measured at fair value, with value changes recognized in Statement of Profit and Loss as per the business model of the Company, except for those investment for which the Company has elected to present the value changes in ''''Other Comprehensive Income.


E. impairment of Financial Assets


In accordance with Ind AS 109, the company applies the expected credit loss model for evaluating impairment of financial assets other than those measured at fair value through profit and loss (FVTPL).


Expected credit losses are measured through a loss allowance at an amount equal to:


- The 12- months expected credit losses (expected credit losses that result from those default events on the financial instrument that are possible with 12 months after the reporting date); or


- Full lifetime expected credit losses (expected credit losses that result from all possible default events over the life of the financial instrument)


For trade receivables Company applies ''''simplified approach'''' which requires expected lifetime losses to be recognises from initial recognition of the receivables. The Company uses historical default rates to determine impairment loss on the portfolio of trade receivables. At every reporting date these historical default rates are reviewed and changes in the forward looking estimates are analysed.


For other assets, the Company uses 12 months ECL to provide for impairment loss where there is no significant increase in credit risk. If there is significant increase in credit risk full lifetime ECL is used.


ii) Financial Liabilities initial Recognition and measurement


All financial liabilities are recognized initially at fair value and, in the case of loans, net of directly attributable transaction costs.


Subsequent measurement


Financial liabilities at FVTPL


Financial liabilities at FVTPL include financial liabilities held for trading and financial liabilities designated upon initial recognition as FVTPL. Financial liabilities are classified as held for trading if they are incurred for the purpose of repurchasing in the near term. Gains or losses on liabilities held for trading are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.


Financial guarantee contracts issued by the Company are those contracts that require a payment to be made to reimburse the holder for a loss it incurs because the specified debtor fails to make a payment when due in accordance with the terms of a debt instrument. Financial guarantee contracts are recognized initially as a liability at fair value, adjusted for transaction costs that are directly attributable to the issuance of the guarantee. Subsequently, the liability is measured at the higher of the amount of loss allowance determined as per impairment requirements of Ind AS 109 and the amount recognized less cumulative amortization. Amortization is recognized as finance income in the Statement of Profit and Loss.


For trade and other payables maturing within one year from the balance sheet date, the carrying amounts approximate fair value due to the short term maturity of these instruments.


Financial liabilities at amortized cost


After initial recognition, interest-bearing loans are subsequently measured at amortized cost using the effective interest rate method.


Where the terms of a financial liability is re-negotiated and the Company issues equity instruments to a creditor to extinguish all or part of the liability (debt for equity swap), a gain or loss is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss; measured as a difference between the carrying amount of the financial liability and the fair value of equity instrument issued.


Offsetting financial instruments


Financial assets and financial liabilities are offset and the net amount is reported in the balance sheet if there is a currently enforceable legal right to offset the recognized amounts and there is an intention to settle on a net basis, to realise the assets and settle the liabilities simultaneously.


p) Significant management judgments in applying accounting policies and estimation uncertainty


The estimates and judgments used in the preparation of the financial statements are continuously evaluated by the Company and are based on historical experience and various other assumptions and factors (including expectations of future events) that the Company believes to be reasonable under the existing circumstances. Difference between actual results and estimates are recognized in the period in which the results are known/ materialized.


The said estimates are based on the facts and events, that existed as at the reporting date, or that occurred after that date but provide additional evidence about conditions existing on the reporting date. impairment of non-financial assets


Assessment is done at each Balance Sheet date to evaluate whether there is any indication that a non-financial asset may be impaired. If any indication exists, the Company estimates the asset''''s recoverable amount. An asset''''s recoverable amount is the higher of an asset''''s or Cash Generating Units (CGU''''s) fair value less costs of disposal and its value in use. It is determined for an individual asset, unless the asset does not generate cash inflows that are largely independent of those from other assets or a groups of assets. Where the carrying amount of an asset or CGU exceeds its recoverable amount, the asset is considered impaired and is written down to its recoverable amount.


In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset. In determining fair value less costs of disposal, recent market transactions are taken into account, if no such transactions can be identified, an appropriate valuation model is used.


Depreciation / amortization and useful lives of property, plant and equipment / intangible assets


Property, plant and equipment are depreciated over the estimated useful lives of the assets, after taking into account their estimated residual value. Management reviews the estimated useful lives and residual values of the assets annually in order to determine the amount of depreciation to be recorded during any reporting period. The useful lives and residual values are based on the Company''''s historical experience with similar assets and take into account anticipated technological changes. The depreciation for future periods is adjusted if there are significant changes from previous estimates.


Recoverability of trade receivables


Judgments are required in assessing the recoverability of overdue trade receivables and determining whether a provision against those receivables is required. Factors considered include the credit rating of the counter party, the amount and timing of anticipated future payments and any possible actions that can be taken to mitigate the risk of non-payment.


Provisions and contingent Liabilities


Provisions are recognized when the Company has a present legal or constructive obligation as a result of past events, it is probable that an outflow of resources will be required to settle the obligation and the amount can be reliably estimated.


If the effect of the time value of money is material, provisions are discounted using a current pre-tax rate that reflects, when appropriate, the risks specific to the liability. When discounting is used, the increase in the provision due to the passage of time is recognized as a finance cost.


Contingent Liabilities are disclosed in respect of possible obligations that arise from past events but their existence will be confirmed by the occurrence or non-occurrence of one or more uncertain future events not wholly within the control of the Company or where any present obligation cannot be measured in terms of future outflow of resources or where a reliable estimate of the obligation cannot be made.


impairment of financial assets


The impairment provisions for financial assets are based on assumptions about risk of default and expected cash loss rates. The Company uses judgment in making these assumptions and selecting the inputs to the impairment calculation, based on Company''''s past history, existing market conditions as well as forward looking estimates at the end of each reporting period.


Defined benefit obligation (DBO)


Management''''s estimate of the DBO is based on a number of critical underlying assumptions such as standard rates of inflation, mortality, discount rate and anticipation of future salary increases. Variation in these assumptions may significantly impact the DBO amount and the annual defined benefit expenses.


Fair value measurement


Management uses valuation techniques to determine the fair value of financial instruments (where active market quotes are not available) and non-financial assets. This involves developing estimates and assumptions consistent with how market participants would price the instrument. Management bases its assumptions on observable data as far as possible but this is not always available. In that case management uses the best information available. Estimated fair values may vary from the actual prices that would be achieved in an arm''''s length transaction at the reporting date.


Note:


(i) Ship, Plant and Machinery, Furniture, Computers, Gaming Equipments installed on the vessel with a carrying amount of Rs,10,913.12 Lakhs, Rs,11,136.11 Lakhs and Rs,11989.20 Lakhs are pledged as security against the borrowings as at 31st March, 2017, 31st March, 2016 and 1st April, 2015 respectively.


(ii) Freehold Land Plant and Machinery, Furniture, Computers installed in the hotel with a carrying amount ofRs, 8,412.17 Lakhs, Rs, 8,309.80 Lakhs and Rs, 8,323.27 Lakhs are pledged as security against the borrowings as at 31st March, 2017, 31st March, 2016 and 1st April, 2015 respectively.


(iii) Refer Note no. 18 for assets pledge as security against borrowings.


(iv) *The Company has given a ship as a security for borrowing made by a subsidiary company, which is released in the month of December, 2016.


c) Terms/Rights attached to equity shares


The Company has only one class of equity shares having a par value of '''' 1/- per share. Each holder of equity shares is entitled to one vote per share. The Company declares and pays dividends in Indian Rupees. The dividend proposed by the Board of Directors is subject to the approval of the shareholders in the ensuing Annual General Meeting.


The Directors have recommended, subject to approval of the shareholders at the ensuing Annual General Meeting, a Dividend for the Year Ended on 2017 : 35% (2016 : 20%). In the event of liquidation of the Company, the holders of equity shares will be entitled to receive remaining assets of the Company, after distribution of all preferential amounts. The distribution will be in proportion to the number of equity shares held by the shareholders.

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