IT dept. raids properties of Sasikala, relatives in Poes Garden

The Income Tax (IT) department on late Friday night conducted raids at jailed All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader V.K. Sasikala and her relatives' properties in Chennai's Poes Garden. A group of Sasikala, who were protesting against the raid, were later detained by the police. Soon after the raid, heavy security was deployed to avoid any untoward incident.The raid comes after November 9, where the I-T official raided Sasikala's family members and premises of Jaya TV in Chennai and unearthed an unaccounted income of over Rs 1,400 crore.