Income Tax raids BJP spokesman's house in Jamshedpur, Ranchi and Kolkata

Written by PTI | Jamshedpur | Updated: Dec 6 2013, 23:19pm hrs
Bharatiya Janata PartyThe raids on Amarpreet Singh Kale were being conducted over a tax evasion case, sources said. PTI
Income Tax sleuths have been conducting raids in 20 premises of Bharatiya janata Party (BJP) leader, Amarpreet Singh Kale including in Jamshedpur, Ranchi and Kolkata today.

Twenty teams of Income Tax (Investigation) sleuths comprising from Jharkhand and Bihar have been conducting the raids in the office, business establishments of Kale, who is the spokesman of BJP Jharkhand Committee, IT sources here said.

The raids on Amarpreet Singh Kale were being conducted over a tax evasion case, sources said.

Prima facie, tax evasion have been detected, sources said adding that the raids were still continuing.

We have seized some documents and verifying it, sources said refusing the divulge details of the recovery.

The raids is continuing and may continue till tomorrow, sources added.

Kale was a close aide of former Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda.