2.5.13:Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Liquidation Process) Regulations, 2016
13. Preliminary report.
The liquidator shall submit a Preliminary Report to the Adjudicating Authority within seventy-five days from the liquidation commencement date, detailing-
(a) the capital structure of the corporate debtor;
(b) the estimates of its assets and liabilities as on the liquidation commencement date based on the books of the corporate debtor:
Provided that if the liquidator has reasons to believe, to be recorded in writing, that the books of the corporate debtor are not reliable, he shall also provide such estimates based on reliable records and data otherwise available to him;
(c) whether, he intends to make any further inquiry in to any matter relating to the promotion, formation or failure of the corporate debtor or the conduct of the business thereof; and
(d) the proposed plan of action for carrying out the liquidation, including the timeline within which he proposes to carry it out and the estimated liquidation costs.