Karnataka: The officials said NIA ( National Investigation Agency) suspected that former MLA’s daughter-in-law has connections with terrorist outfit ISIS and militants in Jammu and Kashmir.
“Bundle of notes… uncountable bundles of notes, still being counted for the third day… people counting them have got exhausted,” the chief minister said, referring to the taxation sleuths raids at Jain’s house in Kanpur.
The Aam Aadmi Party’s Chief Arvind Kejriwal said these tactics of BJP won’t work, since they are determined to do honest politics in the country.
The CBDT said the quantum of tax evasion detected so far amounts to Rs 700 crore spread over a period of six years.
Raids were conducted at the official and residential premises of senior officials including the IAS and the KAS officers.
In a statement, the EGI said that it is concerned that government agencies are being used as a coercive tool to suppress free and independent journalism.
The Centre has made a 'wrong calculation' that raids just ahead of the election would shock Stalin, his family and the party and also weaken poll preparations, Party general secretary, Duraimurugan claimed.
Despite the lockdown and other Covid-19-related restrictions, the accused organised a party at the farmhouse where liquor was also served.
The Bollywood actor referred to the statement made by FM on Friday where the latter had said that the same people were raided in 2013 as well, but "it wasn't an issue" and it was being made now.
Sitharaman said it is in the national interest to know if some evasion is happening while refusing to comment on individual cases.
As the IT department declared raids on the premises of the two Bollywood personalities on Wednesday, many people slammed the central government for going after people who have been critical of its policies.
"The premises of Anurag Kashyap and Pannu have been raided. Both were raising their voices against the Modi government", said Malik.
In its order passed on December 27, the magisterial court had directed Delhi Police to preserve the video footage.
Varsha Raut skipped the agency's notice thrice and is now expected appear before the ED in Mumbai on January 5.
Earlier this year, the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra government had revoked the 'general consent' given to the CBI to probe cases in the state.
The probe is latest in a series of anti-drug related raids at celebrities' houses.
Bengaluru police arrested a Nigerian national and 9 other people for alleged involvement in peddling drugs worth Rs 90 lakh.
Journalists and politicians in Kashmir see the raids as a way to silence critical voices.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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