‘Velumani’s L.E.D light scam cost TN Rs 500 crore loss’

According to the FIR, a probe was initiated on October 10, 2021 based on two petitions to DVAC received from present Speaker M Appavu in 2019. 

published on : 14th September 2022

DVAC raids 13 places belonging to former Tamil Nadu Health Minister Vijayabaskar

This is the first time since May 2021 that Former Health Minister C Vijayabaskar has come under the DV&AC scanner.

published on : 13th September 2022

AIADMK former minister SP Velumani booked in Rs 500 crore scam, raids ongoing in 26 places

The DVAC on Tuesday began searches of 26 places including 10 in Chennai, 9 in Coimbatore and seven places in Tambaram, Avadi, Tiruchy and Chengalpattu.

published on : 13th September 2022

Parandur land ‘sold’ at steep price, DVAC probe sought

The land is part of 73 acres earmarked for acquisition for Chennai’s second airport in Parandur. A top registration official told TNIE that action would be taken against officials involved.

published on : 20th August 2022

DVAC searches places linked to former MLA KPP Baskar

The searches were held at places belonging to the former MLA, his family members, relatives, friends, and associates.

published on : 13th August 2022

Vigilance dept slaps disproportionate assets case on ex-AIADMK MLA KPP Baskar, raids premises

As per the FIR, Baskar was in possession of "pecuniary resources and properties in his name and in the name of his family members to the tune of Rs 4,72,23,539'.

published on : 12th August 2022

Tamil Nadu DVAC inspects properties of former AIADMK minister P Thangamani

According to sources, in December 2021, the DVAC filed an FIR against the former minister for amassing wealth disproportionate to his known sources of income.

published on : 21st July 2022

DVAC raids underway at 49 locations linked to former minister R Kamaraj

The DVAC sleuths are also conducting a raid on the premises of the father-in-law of M K Eniyan, the son of Kamaraj, located at Pookara Vastath Theru in Thanjavur.

published on : 8th July 2022

Dairy official not allowed to retire as Tamil Nadu anti-graft body's investigation on

The regional deputy milk commissioner (Madurai), who is facing a disproportionate-assets case, has been suspended and was not allowed to retire on Wednesday.

published on : 2nd June 2022

DVAC begins probe into dairy dept’s 236 ‘illegal appointments’ 

The department conducted the probe in July 2021 following complaints about unqualified candidates being given jobs. 

published on : 27th April 2022

R 28.35 lakh 'bribe' seized from senior transport official in Coimbatore

Based on the input, a joint surprise check was conducted by the officials of DVAC Coimbatore detachment along with the Deputy Inspection Cell Officer of Coimbatore district on Saturday.

published on : 24th April 2022

Corruption: DVAC plaint over bus shelter tenders

The NGO called for the cancellation of the tenders immediately and action against the officials involved.

published on : 27th March 2022

Cash, jewels, crypto currency investment papers seized during raid on ex-Minister

It has seized 11.152 kg of gold ornaments 118.506 kg of silver, incriminating documents, unaccounted cash of over 84 lakh, mobile phones, locker keys of several banks and computer hard discs.

published on : 15th March 2022

DVAC registers fresh disproportionate assets case against former AIADMK minister SP Velumani

While DVAC raided 58 premises in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, they have accused him of Rs 58.23 crores which is 3,928 per cent of his total income.

published on : 15th March 2022

Othakadai Sub registrar booked for registering Meenakshi temple's land in individual's name

According to police, the incident happened between September 2019 and August 2020 when the suspect, M Balamurugan, was the sub registrar at the Othakadai sub-registrar office in Madurai.

published on : 9th March 2022