All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi leader R. Sarathkumar, former All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) legislator Chitlapakkam Rajendran and vice-chancellor of Dr MGR Medical University S. Geethalakshmi, was present before the IT officials in Chennai for an inquiry.
The Income Tax officials had alleged that the Sasikala faction of the AIADMK paid Rs. 89 crore to voters for the By-polls in Chennai’s R.K. Nagar constituency, the constituency of former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa, to buy support for its candidate TTV Dinakaran, who is also Sasikala’s nephew.
IT Department on Thursday filed a complaint against Tamil Nadu ministers R. Kamaraj, U. Radhakrishnan . In the wake of complaints that he was involved in cash distribution to voters in R.K. Nagar constituency ,Sarathkumar was interrogated for the third day.