Tax division raids a number of premises of media group Dainik Bhaskar

The Income Tax Department on Thursday carried out raids towards the media group Dainik Bhaskar in a number of cities over alleged tax evasion, officers stated. The searches are being carried out throughout a number of places in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Delhi, Rajasthan, and Gujarat.

No official assertion has been issued by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) but however tax officers confirmed that the searches are underway.

Dainik Bhaskar group had carried out a sequence of tales on the deaths within the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic and our bodies being dumped alongside the river Ganga.