Health Minister of Tamil Nadu C Vijayabaskar and actor Sarathkumar were raided by Income Tax Officer on Friday morning in connection with accusation of bribing Voters in RK Nagar, where the By-poll happened after the death of J Jayalalitha
In the early morning Tax Officials reached at the homes of the actor and Health Minister in Chennai. Raids were on 34 places which includes the properties of Health Minister and his associates said by a source.
On a social media the Raid was shared which showcase the cash being handed by a man, who was telling people to vote for VK Sasikala faction, AIADMK Amma in the RK Nagar 12th April by-election.
Health Minister, played a key role in distributing of money in the constituency where the pols have become the massive repute in battle for two AIADMK factions, which is led by VK Sasikala and O Panneerselvam, stated by Tax Officials.
Mr. Vijayabaskar pertain to Sasikala’s faction and Sarathkumar to AISMK recently promised to support to Ms. Sasikala’s candidate TTV Dinakaran.
In the 45 second video which is shared on a social media has the crux of voting law practise charge, Rs. 4,000 is being handed over by a man, in crisp Rs. 2000 note to 3 people in a room. He told them to vote for the symbol of Sasikala’s AIADMK Amma’s group. There were women in the room, one with the baby and a man who have a voters list in his hand.
AIADMK’s Deputy Chief Mr. Dinakaran has rushed the allegations and accused main opposite party DMK trying to support his party.