Prime News, State/Nation (Bengaluru), November 9:-Income Tax (I-T) department is conducting raids at All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) Karnataka in-charge V Pugazhendi’s residence at Damlur locality of Bangalore.
He is a supporter of former AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala.
Meanwhile, raids are being conducted at Jaya TV office, Dr Namadhu MGR in Chennai and other premises belonging to the family members of Sasikala and her supporters.
Jaya TV, which is considered as the mouthpiece of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), was founded by late Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. However, the channel is now controlled by former party general secretary VK Sasikala’s family members.
These raids are conducted after media reports of alleged tax evasion surfaced.
-(NAV, Inputs: Agencies)