Keys to an alleged Paris bungalow, a receipt for Rs 5 crore, and “reminiscence of 2013 raid” – these are what the income-tax (I-T) division primarily discovered throughout its raid on properties linked to Tapsee Pannu, the actor stated on Saturday in three tweets. She ended the final a type of with a submit script: “Not so sasti” anymore.
Her posts got here three days after Wednesday’s raids over alleged tax evasion. Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, too, was raided by the I-T division. Each have been reportedly questioned by officers in Pune. Searches occurred at 30 areas in Mumbai and Pune. Later within the day, he, too, appeared to make mild of the actions he confronted with a tweet.
Within the first tweet she posted, she stated, “Three days of intense search. Of three issues primarily: 1. The keys of the ‘alleged’ bungalow that I apparently personal in Paris. As a result of summer time holidays are across the nook.”
She adopted it up with two extra tweets.
2. The “alleged” receipt value 5 crores to border n hold for future pitching coz I have been refused that cash earlier than ????
— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) March 6, 2021
Mr Kashyap later tweeted saying that they had resumed work. His submit included an image that captured a leisurely second with Ms Pannu throughout a capturing session.
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) March 6, 2021
Anurag Kashyap and Taapsee Pannu are outspoken critics of the federal government and have lent their voice to numerous causes, together with the continuing farmer protests in opposition to central legal guidelines. Just lately, Ms Pannu had criticised the present of solidarity by celebrities in the direction of the federal government in response to pop star Rihanna’s submit drawing consideration to the farmers’ agitation. The actor took a jibe on the pushback and questioned “one tweet” rattling one’s perception.
The raid on properties associated to Ms Pannu and Mr Kashyap evoked sharp reactions a number of political quarters. Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik, for example, referred to as the motion “an try and supress their voices”. The RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav tweeted, “Now Nazi govt is chasing social activists, journalists & artists to threaten them in opposition to calling spade a spade.”