Bollywood actress and former Miss World Aishwarya Rai Bachchan have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in Delhi. She was reportedly summoned to appear before the ED in the Panama Papers case that revealed how offshore firms are used to stash the wealth of the world’s rich and powerful.
While this has been the third time Aishwarya is summoned twice as a list of lists in the case was leaked which had 1100 Indians on it, the actress was learned to seek more time doe questioning. It may be recalled that Amitabh Bachchan’s name had cropped in the Panama Papers case which is also being probed by the Income Tax Department.
The report stated that 426 Indians are under the scrutiny of the multi-agency group (MAG) set up by the central government. Black money of over Rs 1,000 crore had been detected by the MAG probing the leads from the 2016 leak.