Chennai, Mar 25 : Officials of the Income Tax Department today conducting raids at the premises of senior DMK leader and former DMK Minister E V Velu, who is seeking re-election from his traditional Tiruvannamalai seat in the April six Assembly
Sources said that the raids were conducted at ten places belong to Mr Velu and his family members and at the college owned by him.
The raids were conducted at a time when DMK President M K Stalin is campaigning for him in the constituency.
The raids were also held at the college run by Velu–a five time MLA–where Mr Stalin stayed on Wednesday night.
The raids were held following reports of credible information of cash movement allegedly meant for distribution to the voters.