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I-T records Robert Vadra's statement in Benami properties case

The Income Tax Department officers on Monday started recording the statement of Robert Vadra in connection with a benami properties case

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Benami properties | Robert Vadra | Benami Act

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Robert Vadra
Robert Vadra | File

The Income Tax Department officers on Monday started recording the statement of in connection with a case.

An IT department source related to probe told IANS, "An I-T team is at Vadra's residence to record his statement in the matter."

Vadra is Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law and is married to Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi. He has been unable to join the probe due to the Covid pandemic.

Besides the IT department, Vadra is being investigated by the Enforcement Department under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) pertaining to allegations of money laundering in the purchase of a London-based property at 12, Bryanston Square, worth 1.9 million pound. It is alleged that the said property is allegedly owned by him. He is currently out on an anticipatory bail.

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First Published: Mon, January 04 2021. 15:00 IST
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