Chairman's Message

Fraternal Greetings…. Fraternal Greetings….
Firstly let me honor the contribution being made by the people around us during this Covid 19 situation, who are working restlessly and selflessly to deliver happiness to the nation.
Every year by this month members used to finish their Bank Branch Audit and gear up themselves with the new courses offered by ICAI, and also by attending the CPE seminars at Branch. Unlike every year this year was a bit different, by which member have updated their knowledge through the webinars hosted by branches', SIRC and ICAI.
Hope by this time every member is gearing up themselves to conduct the Bank Branch Audit, maximum through online mode and having a different experience and knowledge. During the coming days we should make ourselves ready to move and work in the Digital era. I am very much happy to share that Visakhapatnam Branch has Celebrated its 43rd year of Branch formation day through a Live webinar "Work Life Balance" which is delivered by Smt. Kavita (Art of Living) which is one of its kind in the history of Visakhapatnam, which was well appreciated and received by many of our members.
We have also conducted the Managing Committee meeting for the month of April 2020 through Digital Mode.
Members, I am happy to share that, a two day Webinar on Analysis of IND AS — Industry wise was organized by Visakhapatnam Branch of SIRC of ICAI on 27' and 28' of April 2020, by renowned speakers Day 1 - Pharma Industry by CA. Sanjay kumar jain , Hyd and on Manufacturing Industry by CA. D. Venkata Jankinath, Hyd . Key note address by CA. Babu Abraham Kallivayalil Central Council Member and CA. D. Prasanna Kumar EX-Officio of the branch which has given us a very good insights.
Day 2 — Infra Industry by CA. M. V. Ra ma na Murthy, hyd and on IT Industry by CA. Mohan R Lavi, Bangalore. Keynote address was delivered by CA. M P Vijay Kumar Central Council Member and CA. D. Prasanna Kumar Central Council member who has addressed the members and given inputs to members regarding the profession- way forward.
I would like to thank CA. D. Prasanna Kumar CCM the Convener of the two day program on IND AS and also the efforts made by the moderators CA. D. Premnath, Hyd and CA. Vijay Totapalli, Hyd. A two day jointly organized Webinar by all the branches of Andhra Pradesh were held on 29th and 30' April 2020. The speakers are the Star wards of our profession, we are very fortunate to have their acceptance to address our members through this Webinar. CA. D. Prasanna Kumar the program Director has been available throughout the two days and made the program more graceful.
I would like to thank CA. Kapi I Goel who has deliberated on Deeming Fiction of Income and Recent Developments in Income Tax Act special emphasis on demonetization and stamp value assessments.
Special thanks to CA. Girish Ahuja who has elaborately discussed on Provisions relating to Charitable and Religious Trusts.
Even the queries raised by the member in live chat have been address by our renowned speakers.
I would like to thank all the members for their active participation in these Webinars. Members who have missed the live webcast or want to view the same for any further clarifications on the respective topics may view the recording in YouTube channel by clicking the below links. April 23rd 2020 Branch Formation Day and session on Work life Balance https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=a52e9gK3CnA
April 27th and 28th 2020 on Analysis of IND AS
Day 1 link:
https://www.youtube.com watch?v=qCi5lqsvoCk
Day 2 link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YjPNfq5qGb1
April 29th and 30th 2020 A two day Jointly organized Webinar by all the branches of Andhra Pradesh
Day 1 link:
https://youtu.be/VxN20j3d_gY
Day 2 link:
https://youtu.be/XjCrHFkTZq4
Last but not the least special thanks to CA. Swaroop without his support the Webinars could have not happened.
I request members to come forward and contribute Article to be published in the Newsletter. My heartfelt thanks to the members who are already contributing
Thank you.
CA. G. Bharathi Devi
Chairman