#RajyaSabha Question #2108


GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF ROAD TRANSPORT & HIGH WAYS
RAJYA SABHA
QUESTION NO 2108
ANSWERED ON 17.03.2015

Removal of companies from the blacklist

Will the Minister of CORPORATE AFFAIRS be pleased to satate :-

  • the details of companies which have been blacklisted by the UPA Government during 2004 to 2014;
  • the number of companies have been removed from the blacklist, out of the aforementioned companies; and
  • whether the Defence Ministry has issued any supply orders to any of these blacklisted companies?

Answer

THE MINISTER OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS - (SHRI ARUN JAITLEY)

(a) to (c) There is no provision in the Companies Act, 2013 for blacklisting of Companies.

Inputs have been received from Ministry of Defence regarding twelve companies with which business dealings have been suspended.

Ministry of Defence has stated that none of these companies has been removed from the list of barred companies and no contracts for capital procurement have been signed with the firms debarred from further business dealing by Ministry of Defence after the issue of the debarment orders.