Chennai, April 25 (BPNS)
The raids conducted by the Income Tax department in many areas of Tamil Nadu and commenced on Monday is continuing. The raids are being conducted at 50 places in the state.
The IT department raid is taking place at the premises of G Square which is a real estate firm and suspected to be having links with the first family of Tamil Nadu, the family of Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin.
The raids were conducted in the residence of Shanmugaraj, auditor of Sabareesan, son in law of M.K. Stalin as also his relative Praveen’s residence.
It may be recalled that the BJP Tamil Nadu state president, K. Annamalai had said that the real estate firm, G-Square is closely associated with the family of Chief Minister M.K. Stalin.
The IT sleuths have also conducted raids at the premises of DMK legislator, M.K. Mohan who is considered as a close aide of Stalin.
Tamil Nadu Sports and Youth Affairs minister, Udayanidhi Stalin who is also the son of Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin, when asked about the IT raids told media persons, “Let the raids continue”.