Income Tax sleuths cranked their whip on Avanti Agro Feeds, a leading marine products company in Telugu states. According to the sources, the officials are carrying out searches at fifteen different properties of Avanti Groups including the offices in Hyderabad, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam. Also, the special teams headed by the Assistant Commissioner of Income Tax, M Shweta carried searches at the eight different properties of Trendset Builders Private Limited in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Trusted alliances revealed that the IT official has seized crucial documents and bulk amount of cash at the offices and residences of Avanti’s chairman and directors. However, an official statement is yet to be released from the Income Tax officials.