By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 18, 2017, 04:42
Duration : 01:21
Sania Mirza denies service tax evasion, slams media
Indian Tennis sensation Sania Mirza has denied service tax evasion of any sort and has infact criticized the media for negative reporting against her. The department had issued summons asking her to appear before authorities on February 16, either in person or through representatives. Sania’s accountant appeared on her behalf as the tennis star is playing in the Qatar Open at present. In her report to the tax department, Sania said that Rs 1 crore given to her by the TS government was a “training incentive. Sania’s representative submitted certain documents before the Service Tax authorities and contended that the sum of Rs 1 crore she received from Telangana government was training incentive and the amount was not towards becoming state’s brand ambassador.