Syngene International Ltd. - Quarterly/Annual Result Disclosures and Notes dated 31 Dec 2018

Auditor and Management Disclosures and Notes for the quarterly results dated 31 Dec 2018

1. The statement of unaudited standalone and consolidated financial results ("the Statements") of Syngene International Limited ('the Company') for the quarter and nine months ended 31 December 2018 have been reviewed by the Audit Committee and approved by the Board of Directors of the Company at their respective meetings held on 22 January 2019. The above Statements have been subjected to limited review by the statutory auditor of the Company. The reports of the statutory auditor are unqualified. The Statements have been prepared in accordance with Indian Accounting Standards ('Ind AS') prescribed under section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013 and in terms of Regulation 33 of the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015.

2. The consolidated financial results include the financial results of the parent company Syngene International Limited and the financial result of the wholly owned subsidiary Syngene USA Inc. The Company and the Subsidiary are collectively referred to as 'the Group'.

In addition to the above, the standalone and consolidated financial results also include the financial results in respect of Syngene Employees Welfare Trust.

3. Pursuant to a fire incident on 12 December 2016, certain fixed assets, inventory and other contents in one of the buildings were damaged. The Company lodged an estimate of loss with the insurance company and the survey is currently ongoing. The Company had recorded a loss of Rs. 1,032 million arising from such incident till 31 March 2018. The Company has recorded a further loss of Rs. 23 million during the nine months ended 31 December 2018. The Company also recognised a minimum Insurance claim receivable for equivalent amounts in the respective periods. The aforementioned loss and the corresponding credit arising from insurance claim receivable has been presented on a net basis (Rs. Nil) under Exceptional items in these financial results.

In addition, the Company is in the process of determining its final claim for loss of fixed assets and Business Interruption and has accordingly not recorded any further claim arising therefrom at this stage.

4. Ind AS 115: Revenues from Contracts with Customers establishes a five-step approach to revenue recognition that includes identifying contracts with customers, identifying performance obligations, determining transaction prices, allocating transaction prices to performance obligations, and recognising revenue when or as performance obligations are satisfied. The adoption of this Standard did not have a material impact on the Revenue from Operations and results for the quarter and nine months ended 31 December 2018. Comparative periods were not restated given the Group adopted the standard using the cumulative effect approach.

5. The Group operates in a single segment of providing Contract Research and Manufacturing Services.

6. Prior period/ year figures have been reclassified wherever required to conform to the classification of the current period/ year.

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
Managing Director