MCA has extended the last date for filing of Form NFRA-1 for all bodies corporate governed by NFRA Rule 3(2) and 3(3), on the basis of the representations received from stakeholders. The revised time limit for filing Form NFRA-1 will be 30 days from the date of deployment of form NFRA-1 on the MCA/ NFRA website i.e 31-07-2019. Entities that are required to inform the details of the appointment of their Auditor to the Authority in Form NFRA-1 includes Companies whose securities are listed on any stock exchange in India or outside India; Unlisted public companies having paid-up capital of not less than Rs. 500 crores or having an annual turnover of not less than Rs. 1000 crores or having, in the aggregate, outstanding loans, debentures and deposits of not less than Rs. 500 crores, as on the 31st March of immediately preceding Financial Year: Insurance companies, banking companies, companies engaged in the generation or supply of electricity companies governed by any special Act. If a company or any officer of a company or an auditor or any other person contravenes any of the provisions of these rules, the company and every officer of the company who is in default or the auditor or such other person shall be punishable as per the provisions of section 450 of the Act.