Tax men seek jail suptd's nod to quiz VK Sasikala
Bengaluru, Dec 7 (PTI): Income Tax officials from Tamil
Nadu have sought permission of prison authorities here to
question V K Sasikala in connection with a tax matter, an
Sasikala, an aide of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister
late J Jayalalithaa was convicted in a disproportionate asset
case and lodged in the Parapana Agrahara central jail here
since last February.
"We have received a letter from Income Tax Department in
Tamil Nadu, seeking permission to question Sasikala in an I-T
matter on December 13 and 14," Jail Superintendent Somashekhar
told PTI here.
Tax sleuths had last year conducted searches at premises
linked to Sasikala and her kin over suspected tax evasion in
various cities including Chennai, Hyderabad and Bengaluru.
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