The agency has registered two separate cases related to CSAM circulation on the basis of inputs provided by Interpol, they said.
In Olavanna panchayat in Kozhikode district, four plots included in the data bank and recently filled up were found to have been converted.
I-T raids on 3 bizmen in morning, state GST follows with 7 in evening
The businessmen who are also local senior leaders of BJD are Md Sajid of Hanumanpada, Manabhanjan Sahu of Sahupada and Gajanan Agarwal of Sashtri Chhack.
Mahender Reddy, who reached the police station with a group of supporters, said that the of the I-T officials resulted in him being hospitalised.
However, Rs 80 lakh of the cash is allegedly for payment towards the yearly routine fee to JNTU.
The I-T department had conducted raids at Malla Reddy's residence, as well as the residences of their kin and the premises of their colleges.
IT conducted searches at the minister's residence at Boinpally and Kompalli and a few other places near Medchal.
The officials also found that the firms were not paying GST on penalties collected from subscribers for late payment.
The MHA order was issued a day after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin recommended for NIA probe in the case.
50 premises in Ranchi, Godda, Bermo, Dumka, Jamshedpur and Chaibasa in Jharkhand, Patna (Bihar), Gurugram (Haryana), and Kolkata (West Bengal) were covered during the searches.
Earlier on Saturday, the Delhi Police had filed an FIR against 'The Wire' and its editors based on a complaint by BJP's IT head Amit Malviya over a "fabricated" story naming him.
NIA sources said the crackdown is a part of the ongoing investigations that revealed that such criminal acts were not isolated incidents.
Separate teams of NIA in coordination with state police forces conducted these raids simultaneously at certain locations of the gangsters based on some specific inputs.
The bureaucrats whose residential premises were searched included Raigarh collector Ranu Sahu, her husband JP Maurya, and Sameer Vishnoi, CEO of Chhattisgarh Infotech Promotion Society.
Among those raided was a senior executive of a media house that runs a national English channel. The executive was named in the CBI FIR.
The federal agency has conducted more than 103 raids in this case till now.
Time of hundreds of sleuths of the Enforcement Directorate and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is being wasted for "dirty politics", says Kejriwal.
IMC raids MPCA office for pending dues; office-bearers allege action taken to get passes for T20 match
Our assistant revenue officer has been reminding them for the last two months to clear pending dues, including entertainment tax, but the cricket body was not paying them, the official said.
The action came after inputs from Interpol, FBI, Royal Canadian Mountain Police and Australian Federal Police, they said.