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I-T dept recovered Rs. 35 lakh from Delhi minister's residence: Sources

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

The Income Tax (IT) department recovered Rs 35 lakh and a dossier of Benami properties during the raids it carried out recently at 16 locations belonging to Transport Kailash Gahlot, sources told ANI on Saturday.

The IT sleuths had carried out raids at the leader's properties in and on Wednesday.

"Friendship with Nirav Modi, Mallya and raid on us?," Chief questioned in a tweet, indicating that the raids at the Delhi minister's properties were out of political vendetta.

Sources in the IT department maintained they raided the minister's properties for allegedly evading tax.

The investigators conducted raids at Gahlot's residence, his two and and Corporate International Financial Services Ltd, among others.

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First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 14:32 IST