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ED raids premises of news portal Newsclick on money laundering charges

Newsclick is a New Delhi-based online news website

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Enforcement Directorate | New Delhi | digital news

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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The office of Enforcement Directorate (ED). Photo: Suryakant Niwate

The (ED) on Tuesday conducted searches on the premises of a news portal and its promoters here on charges of alleged money laundering, official sources said.

They said the premises of the website -- Newsclick -- and its promoters in South Delhi's Saidullajab and some other areas are being searched.

The action is being undertaken to collect additional information to probe money laundering charges against the news company and its promoters, the sources said.

They said the probe is linked to some suspect foreign funding.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Tue, February 09 2021. 15:33 IST
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