Submitting an FIR in opposition to him and his partner as properly, anti-graft sleuths launched simultaneous searches in as many as 43 areas unfold throughout six districts of Tamil Nadu.
The search areas embrace Vijayabaskar’s residence and premises linked to his family members and associates.
“Every workforce in each location includes at the very least six personnel along with policemen deployed for safety functions,” a vigilance official instructed PTI. Completely, over 250 personnel are concerned in search operations.
In keeping with the FIR, a verification course of revealed that Vijayabaskar amassed most belongings, ‘deliberately enriched himself’ throughout the examine interval from April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2021.
After the DMK captured energy in Might 2021, related instances of disproportionate belongings have already been filed in opposition to K C Veeramani, S P Velumani and M R Vijayabaskar, all former Ministers throughout the earlier AIADMK regime.
Searches had been additionally carried out by the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption personnel in premises associated to them.