Bollywood filmmaker and the actress Taapsee Pannu are being raided by the Income Tax sleuths at this time. Both of them are being ransacked for their respective properties in Mumbai. This is actually being done over the alleged tax evasion.
The interrogation is still going on in Pune. As per the sources, IT officials started their search operation at more than 30 locations in Mumbai. Also Read: Kangana Ranaut Faces Bailable Warrant Issued to Her On Javed Akhtar’s Complain
They also searched a talent company and Phantom Films. The whole thing is managed by film producers Madhu Mantena, Vikas Bahl and Anurag Kashyap.
As some of the Bollywood stars are being questioned by the IT department, this is what has come out in a meeting headed by I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar, “The Income Tax department probes someone based on whatever information they get. The issue goes to court later,” he disclosed at a BJP meeting. Also Read: Twitter War Between Pooja Bhatt & Kangana Rannaut Continues Over Nepotism
Apart from the above, the promotors of Exceed Entertainment are also being searched for the information in this regard. Please note that Exceed is the same talent company that has been managing Bollywood superstar Saif Ali Khan for the last so many years.
They first employed IT, CBI, ED to conduct raids on vocal & upright political rivals for their character assassination.
Now Nazi govt is chasing social activists, journalists & artists to threaten them against calling spade a spade.
— Tejashwi Yadav (@yadavtejashwi) March 3, 2021
Likewise, the officials of Kwan company have also been questioned for their alleged role in this. Kwa company manages actress Deepika Padukone and many others. The same company was recently in question over its alleged involvement in connection of drugs. It was also connected with the Sushant Singh Rajput death case. Also Read: Rhea Chakraborty Blocked From Chehre Poster; Ruins Her Plans to Comeback in Bollywood
If you are one of their followers, you might be well aware that both Anurag Kashyap and Taapsee Pannu are one of the critics of the government who constantly preach on various topics. In the recent past, they have given their opinion on the farmer issue and have spoken against the central laws.
Taapsee Pannu has recently spoken about the farmer controversy arising due to a tweet by pop star Rihanna. One single tweet of her changed the narratives in such a way that it instantly started drawing all the attention to the farmer’s agitation. Also Read: Farhan Akhtar Comes in Defence of Arjun Tendulkar Over the Nepotism Issue
This was the time when the actress actually took a jibe and questioned ‘one tweet’ rattling one’s belief.
Take a look at what Taapsee Pannu had posted on social media last month on the burning controversy of farmers, “If one tweet rattles your unity, one joke rattles your faith or one show rattles your religious belief, then it’s you who has to work on strengthening your value system not become propaganda teachers for others,” she said. Also Read: John Abraham Starrer Attack to Release On the Occasion of Independence Day Weekend
On the other side of this, several ministers of Maharashtra are angry with the raids conducted in this manner. The ministers say that both these raids are being conducted mainly because of their personal views towards the government. You might be well aware that both Tapasee Pannu and Anurag Kashyap have criticized Modi government for their policies on different social media platforms. Also Read: Akshay Kumar’s ‘Prithviraj’ to clash with Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Jersey’?
One of the ministers in the Maharashtra cabinet Nawab Malik said, “The above action happens to be an attempt to suppress their voices”
Tejashwi Yadav who represents Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) also slammed the Modi government and passed her verdict by saying the above act as “condemnable act” by the Centre. This is what she stated, “They first employed IT, CBI, ED to conduct raids on vocal and upright political rivals for their character assassination. Now Nazi govt is chasing social activists, journalists & artists to threaten them against calling spade a spade,” she tweeted.
Anurag Kashyap has always been vocal about criticizing the government on all the causes. Last year, he supported Rhea Chakraborty who was charged with murdering Sushant Singh Rajput in the drug related case. Also Read: Bollywood Actress Jacqueline Fernandez Shares Her Stunning Ballerina Poses
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