Karur: Ten men including two Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) people were arrested for blocking Income Tax Officials from doing their duty, the police said on Monday.
On last Friday, The raids went on around 40 locations at residences and offices of various Government contractors across Tamil Nadu who had links with the Electricity Minster Sentil Balaji .
A clash broken out at Balaji’s brother’s Ashok’s residence when the IT officials came to execute their duty.
“ Based on CCTV we identified the persons who attacked and prevented IT officials from doing their duty.So far we have arrested 10 which includes two DMK councilors. They were also remanded”, said a Karur Police official.
However ,the CCTV visuals proves that the 10 people including two DMK councilors was preventing the IT officials when they came to search the premises of the state Minster Senthil Balaji, in the Karur district.