Section – 192, Companies Act, 2013
Restriction on non-cash transactions involving directors.
192. (1) No company shall enter into an arrangement by which—
|(a)||a director of the company or its holding, subsidiary or associate company or a person connected with him acquires or is to acquire assets for consideration other than cash, from the company; or|
|(b)||the company acquires or is to acquire assets for consideration other than cash, from such director or person so connected,|
unless prior approval for such arrangement is accorded by a resolution of the company in general meeting and if the director or connected person is a director of its holding company, approval under this sub-section shall also be required to be obtained by passing a resolution in general meeting of the holding company.
(2) The notice for approval of the resolution by the company or holding company in general meeting under sub-section (1) shall include the particulars of the arrangement along with the value of the assets involved in such arrangement duly calculated by a registered valuer.
(3) Any arrangement entered into by a company or its holding company in contravention of the provisions of this section shall be voidable at the instance of the company unless—
|(a)||the restitution of any money or other consideration which is the subject-matter of the arrangement is no longer possible and the company has been indemnified by any other person for any loss or damage caused to it; or|
|(b)||any rights are acquired bona fide for value and without notice of the contravention of the provisions of this section by any other person.|