IT raid on BBC’s Delhi-Mumbai office: It has been reported that the Income Tax Department (IT) team has reached the Delhi office of BBC. According to the information, a team of 60 to 70 IT people is involved in the raid. Sources said that the phones of staff have been switched off during the action. Along with this, anyone has been stopped from coming and going in the campus.
IT raid on BBC’s Delhi-Mumbai office
According to sources in the Income Tax Department, BBC is accused of irregularities in International Tax. Survey is being done regarding this. However, no official information has been received from the Income Tax Department or BBC regarding this raid. Here, the Congress has tweeted and called it an undeclared emergency.
Jairam Ramesh said – Wisdom opposite to the time of destruction
After raid on BBC offices, Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh said – Here we are demanding JPC in Adani’s case and there the government is after BBC. ‘Wisdom opposite to destruction’. Ramesh also alleged on Tuesday that the central government was running away from the JPC probe in the Adani-Hindenburg case.
This statement of Jairam Ramesh came after the interview of Union Home Minister Amit Shah in which he said that the Bharatiya Janata Party has nothing to hide or fear. Jairam Ramesh said that he has written a letter to RBI governor Shaktikanta Das and SEBI chief Madhabi Puri Buch for a fair probe into the Adani case(IT raid on BBC’s Delhi-Mumbai office).
TMC MP Mahua Mitra said – this is shocking
TMC MP Mahua Moitra has described the news of the IT raid on BBC offices as shocking news. Moitra tweeted- Income Tax raid in Delhi office of BBC… Very nice… Shocking(IT raid on BBC’s Delhi-Mumbai office).
Delhi office operates under BBC World Service
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) World Service Television is a British government organization. It broadcasts news in 40 languages. It is funded by a grant from the UK Parliament. Its management is done through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office(). It works under the Department for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sports(IT raid on BBC’s Delhi-Mumbai office). BBC was started in the year 1927 under a Royal Charter.