Who may file Petition for the Winding up?
An application for the winding up of a company has to be made by way of petition to the Court. A petition may be presented under Section 272 by any of the following persons:
(a) the company; or
(b) any creditor or creditors, including any contingent or prospective creditor or creditors;
(c) any contributory or contributories;
(d) all or any of the parties specified above in clauses (a), (b), (c) together
(e) the Registrar;
(f) any person authorized by the Central Government in that behalf;
(g) by the Central Government or State Government in case falling under clause (c) of Section 271(1) i.e. Company acing against the interest of the sovereignty and integrity of India.