Income Tax dept, Advocate, Raid

Big News: Income Tax dept raids Chandigarh advocate Manoj K Singh, Took Rs 217 crore cash from client

The Income Tax Department has raided a leading advocate  of Chandigarh Manoj K Singh on charges of receiving at least Rs 217 crore cash from a client. 

Rs 5.5 crore cash has been seized during the search operation of the IT department. According to the sources, the dept has raided 38 locations linked with the lawyer in Haryana, Delhi-NCR on Wednesday.

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) alleged that the lawyer in one case had received Rs 117 crore from a client in cash, whereas he had shown only Rs 21 crore in his records, which was received through cheque.