PROSPECTUS AND ALLOTMENT OF SECURITIES
PART I.â€”Public offer
[Section 33 (partly) is brought to force with effect from September 12, 2013.]
Provisions marked N.A. are not yet brought to force.
Issue of application forms for securities.
Section 33. (1) No form of application for the purchase of any of the securities of a company shall be issued unless such form is accompanied by an abridged prospectus:
Provided that nothing in this sub-section shall apply if it is shown that the form of application was issuedâ€”
(a) in connection with a bona fide invitation to a person to enter into an underwriting agreement with respect to such securities; or
(b) in relation to securities which were not offered to the public.
(2) A copy of the prospectus shall, on a request being made by any person before the closing of the subscription list and the offer, be furnished to him.
N.A.(3) If a company makes any default in complying with the provisions of this section, it shall be liable to a penalty of fifty thousand rupees for each default.