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I-T raids at Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence, here are the highlights

The Income Tax Deparment have begun raids at Sasikala and her relatives' properties in Poes Garden, Chennai.

Published: 17th November 2017 10:34 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th November 2017 08:32 AM   |  A+A-

Tight security outside Jaya's residence at Pose Garden, Chennai | P Jawahar

By Online Desk

CHENNAI: After searching the residences of relatives and those closely associated with VK Sasikala and TTV Dhinakaran, Income Tax department sleuths on Friday night reached the most unexpected place — the Poes Garden residence of the late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, which AIADMK cadre hold in high regard.

Around 9.30 pm, IT officials entered ‘Veda Nilayam’, once described as a place covered by iron-curtains. Department sources indicated that they had prior permission from the Madras High Court to search the premises and were specifically searching the chamber of Poongundran, Jayalalithaa’s secretary. After about 30 minutes, more sleuths joined in. A few days ago, the department searched the residence of Poongundran.

(With inputs from Express News Service)

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