Over the years, many amendments and frequent changes have been made in the Regulations and to remain abreast with the developments, ICAI issued FAQs on SEBI Regulations 2015 that will provide its members the detailed guidance on recent amendments and understanding of the Regulations.
SEBI has relaxed the requirements in respect of sending physical copies of annual report to shareholders and requirement of proxy for general meetings held through electronic mode, till December 31, 2021. Further, the requirement for sending proxy forms to holders of securities, is dispensed with temporarily, in case of meetings held through electronic mode only.
This relaxation is available for listed entities who conduct their AGMs through electronic mode during the calendar year 2021 (i.e. till December 31, 2021)
ICAI vide announcement dated August 10, 2020 issued a publication which is a compilation of array of measures that have been taken by MCA and SEBI during the tough time of COVID 19 for the benefit of corporate sector and stakeholders which is attached in the enclosed file.