BBC office in Delhi searched by Income Tax department
The Delhi office of BBC was on Tuesday searched by the Income Tax department.
The Delhi office of British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) which is in the HT House building on KG Marg was on Tuesday searched by the Income Tax department. The action by the Income Tax department has come amid huge controversy surrounding a BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
According to reports, its Mumbai office was also raided simultaneously. During the investigation, the mobile phones of all the employees present in the BBC office have been taken by the IT team. The data of the computer kept in the accounts office was also scanned. And no personnel was allowed to go out.