Deepa, daughter of former Tamil Nadu chief-minister J. Jayalalithaa’s brother, has vowed to file circumstances the Court towards the Income Tax Department’s ‘needless and unwarranted’ raids on the Poes Garden residence of her Aunt, who was simply some of the highly effective politicians within the nation until her demise below mysterious circumstances in December final yr.
Income Tax officers raided ‘Veda Nilayam’, the ‘power-centre’ within the State for a few years because it was the residence of the deceased former chief-minister J. Jayalalithaaa, late within the evening yesterday. Jayalalithaa’s niece Deepa arrived on the place inside a couple of minutes of listening to concerning the raids. She wasn’t denied permission by the cops to enter the premises on account of which she entered into an altercation with them.
Speaking to newsmen later, Deepa stated that it was certainly stunning that she wasn’t allowed to enter the premises although she was the ‘righteous’ authorized hair of the previous chief-minister. “I heard that Income Tax officers are conducting raids at this place with out serving a discover or intimating or taking permission from me. I solely got here right here to know firsthand what was occurring.
“I had filed circumstances with the Court claiming that ‘Veda Nilayam’ residence belonged to me. Despite this, the Income Tax Department has uncared for me and I shall file a petition with the Court towards their angle. Those belonging to Sasikala’s caom are attempting to point out as if Jayalalithaa was concerned in lots of irregularities, which wasn’t true.