I-T Department on March 30 raided DMK treasurer Durai Murugan’s Vellore residence. Photo/ANI
I-T Department on March 30 raided DMK treasurer Durai Murugan’s Vellore residence. Photo/ANI

AIADMK accuses DMK of distributing money among people

ANI | Updated: Apr 01, 2019 16:50 IST

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Apr 1 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader and Minister for Fisheries D Jayakumar on Monday alleged that the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) was distributing money among the public to get their votes in the Lok Sabha elections.
"What I said two days ago has come true now," said Jayakumar, while referring to the Income Tax (I-T) Department raid on the residence of DMK treasurer Durai Murugan in Vellore on March 30.
"DMK has done distributed money in 20 constituencies, amounting to Rs 100 crore. Will DMK chief MK Stalin would say that it's all a tissue paper," he asked.
"I-T Department and the Election Commission of India (ECI) should investigate the spending of all DMK candidates," he said.
DMK has fielded Kadhir Anand from Vellore Parliamentary constituency against AIADMK's AC Shanmugam in the Lok Sabha elections.
Thirty-nine Lok Sabha seats are at stake in Tamil Nadu, which goes to polls on April 18. The counting of votes of will take place on May 23. (ANI)

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