Published On: Sat, Mar 26th, 2011

IT raids Nagarjuna-Anushka-Ravi Teja residence in Hyderabad

Actors Nagarjuna, Anushka Shetty and Ravi Teja’s residence have been raided by the Income Tax (I-T) officials today morning. It is said that the I-T sleuths found some irregularities in their advance tax assessment of these actors. Reports also say that they have also carried out raid on the Annapurna Studios.According to sources in the departemnt several land purchases and real estate development activities which were taken up by the Akkineni family in Hyderabad,visakapatnam,Bangalore and chennai were not included in the tax returns submittes for the years 2008,2009,2010.

The IT officials are also probing the construction of a cine complex in Visakapatnam by Ravi Teja for which the actor bought the land sixmonths ago,and also theya re probing the purcahse of a piece of land near Shamshabad in Hyderabad and in Visakapatnam by Ravi Teja along with fellow star Anushka.

According to reports, IT sleuths have been keeping an eagle eye on Nagarjuna, Anushka Shetty and Ravi Teja for quite some time. They were suspicious about the actors tax evasions, says a source. But the detailed information on the raid is awaited.

It may be recalled that in the previous years the I-T sleuths raided many noted cinema personalities like Mahesh Babu, Dil Raju, VV Vinayak, Charmy Kaur etc.