Jaya TV office in Chennai raided by IT Department, 187 other locations also raided
As part of 'Operation Clean Money,' the Income Tax department raided the offices of Jaya TV in Chennai. The raid which began at 6.30 am was carried in 187 other locations as well. IT sleuths who are conducting raids at various places have reached the T T V Dhinakaran as well. Raids are also being conducted at the Domlur residence of Pugazhendi, AIADMK Karnataka in-charge. A senior officer informed that the raids against 10 groups including Jaya TV are taking place. Raids are also being conducted in Andhra Pradesh and Delhi. Around a dozen officials entered the office of the Tamil channel around 6.30 am. The searches follow allegations of shell companies, dubious investments, fund flow and fudging of accounts by Jaya TV, started by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and currently controlled by the family of Sasikala, who was her closest aide.