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To provide employment to the youth and to develop the Naxal affected backward areas of Chhattisgarh. X Ltd. decided to set-up a power plant. For raising funds the company decided to issue 7,50,000 equity shares of ₹10 each at a premium of 50%. The whole amount was payable on application. Applications for 20,00,000 shares were received. Applications for 50,000 shares were rejected and shares were allotted to the remaining applicants on pro-rata basis.
Pass necessary journal entries for the above transactions in the books of the company and identify any two values which X Ltd. wants to propagate.

Answer

The following are the two values that X Ltd. Wants to propagate.
1. Employment opportunities in the backward areas.
2. Value of Equality by allotting shares on pro-rata basis at 19,50,000 shareholders.