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IAS officer Rajesh Verma appointed as new secretary of MCA (Read Order)

IAS officer Rajesh Verma appointed as new secretary of MCA (Read Order)

Odisha cadre IAS officer Rajesh Verma has been appointed as secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA).   An Odisha cadre IAS officer of 1987 batch, Verma was the Special Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare before the new assignment. He will replace Injeti Srinivas following the latter’s superannuation …

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MCA extends the due date for holding AGM for companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019

MCA extends the due date for holding AGM for companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019

Ministry of Corporate Affairs has extended the due date for holding Annual General Meeting (AGM) for those companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019.   Considering the hardship faced by stakeholders due to COVID-19 related social distancing norms and consequential restrictions linked thereto, MCA vide General Circular No. 18/2020 …

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Contribution made to “CM’s Relief Funds” or “State Relief Fund for COVID-19” shall not qualify as CSR expenditure- Clarifies MCA

Contribution made to ‘CM’s Relief Funds’ or ‘State Relief Fund for COVID-19’ shall not qualify as CSR expenditure- Clarifies MCA

After the Ministry of Corporate Affairs announced that donations made by the companies to the PM CARES Fund would be considered as expenditure on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), several companies came through with their donations. The Ministry has been receiving several references/representations from various stakeholders seeking clarifications on eligibility of …

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