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Bengaluru tax defaulter held in Mumbai, jailed for 6 months

IANS  |  Bengaluru 

A was arrested in and jailed for six months here for allegedly defaulting on payment of Rs 11.94 crore as income tax and penalty arrears, said a top on Tuesday.

"For the first time in Karnataka, a was stopped on Monday at the airport from leaving the country and arrested for allegedly not paying Rs 11.94 crore income tax and penalty arrears," said the in a statement here without naming the defaulter.

A sent the defaulter to the city central jail for six months after he failed to arrange for paying the tax arrears, including penalty and interest after he was brought from under police custody.



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First Published: Tue, February 12 2019. 23:02 IST