Producer Anurag Kashyap and entertainer Taapsee Pannu, among the greatest pundits of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s organization in Bollywood, were addressed by Income Tax authorities in Pune following attacks on their properties throughout the day over supposed tax avoidance, sources told NDTV on Wednesday.
Searches occurred at 30 areas in Mumbai and Pune, including premises connected to an ability organization just as the now-old Phantom Films, which was co-advanced by Anurag Kashyap, makers Vikas Bahl and Madhu Mantena. Ability offices Exceed Entertainment and KWAN were additionally looked. Surpass has been overseeing entertainer Saif Ali Khan for quite a while.
“The Income Tax department probes someone based on whatever information they get. The issue goes to court later,” Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said during a BJP briefing.
Rejecting allegations that the strikes against Mr Kashyap and ms Pannu were connected to their political perspectives, he said, “This is too much.”
Anurag Kashyap and Taapsee Pannu are blunt pundits of the public authority and have loaned their voice to different causes, including the progressing rancher fights focal laws.
Mr Kashyap, 48, known for widely praised motion pictures like ‘Black Friday’, ‘Dev D’ and the two-section wrongdoing adventure ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, had visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University and Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh during the fights against the middle’s questionable citizenship law a year ago.
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