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Income tax department conducts raids at premises linked to Chhattisgarh government officials, others

The searches are being conducted to probe charges of alleged tax evasion by these people

By PTI in New Delhi and Raipur
  • Published 27.02.20, 1:12 PM
  • Updated 27.02.20, 1:12 PM
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Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel Source: @bhupeshbaghel

The Income Tax department on Thursday conducted searches at multiple locations linked to Chhattisgarh government officials and others, I-T officials said.

The searches are being conducted to probe charges of alleged tax evasion by these people that includes the family of a senior IAS officer in Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel-led Congress government in the state.

The I-T team are assisted by central paramilitary forces to conduct the raids in Raipur and a few other locations, the officials added.