It seems that the Central Investigation Agency ED has settled in Hyderabad itself. Officials who conducted searches in Hyderabad and Karimnagar on Wednesday in connection with granite affairs raided the office of TRS MP Vaviraju Ravichandra on Thursday. IT officials also participated in these inspections.
Searches are underway in Ravichandra’s office in Srinagar Colony, Hyderabad. Officials reached there around 11 o’clock. ED and IT are conducting joint investigations on the basis of registered cases of violation of FEMA norms by granite traders.
On the one hand, there are allegations that TRS’s big leaders are involved in the Delhi liquor scam. The investigation is ongoing. ED is acting aggressively. At the same time, TRS circles are expressing concern as the ED and IT officials are conducting successive inspections on the allegations related to the illegal activities of the granite companies.
On Wednesday, the minister inspected the granite companies belonging to the Gangula Kamalakar family. The minister’s house was also searched. Now it is the turn of MP Vaviraju Ravichandra. His office in Srinagar Colony is being searched.