Income tax raid at Vijay's house before 'Puli' release - Income Tax officials raided the houses of Actors Vijay, Samantha and Nayanthara on Wednesday morning.
Their offices are also set to be investigated thoroughly.
Actor Vijay's big budget film Puli is scheduled to release on October 1. Reports indicate that the IT raids may be led due to alleged tax evasion. As per The Hindu, income tax sources state that some of the fundings made in Puli were not explained.
The report adds that income tax officials also raided 25 other locations in the city. Similarly, actress Nayanthara's house in Kochi is also being scanned by IT officials. Currently, IT officials are present at 32 locations in Madurai, Chennai, Cochin and Hyderabad.