In the Companies (Share Capital and Debentures) Rules, 2014, in rule 17, in sub-rule (1), in clause (n), after sub-clause (iii), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

“Provided that where the audited accounts are more than six months old, the calculations with reference to buy back shall be on the basis of un-audited accounts not older than six months from the date of offer document which are subjected to limited review by the auditors of the company.”

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