The Hush Post: A mega team comprising around 150 officials from different parts of north india conducted raids at various establishments of a renowned businessman and main distributor of Patanjali products in Haryana. The raids were conducted simultaneously on all premises of submersible manufacturer Padamsen Gupta who is said to be a close aide of Swami Ramdev.
Besides, the Income Tax Department also searched two rice mills in Taraori and one diesel pump manufacturer in Karnal. The raids continued throughout the day and into the night. The team members searched Patanjali Mega Stores situated in Model Town and another store near Committee Chowk in Karnal.
Raids were also held at residential premises and computer data and some documents were also seized. Officials from Delhi, Gurugram, Ambala, Karnal, Chandigarh, Panipat, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, and other places led by Deputy Director (investigation) Parveen Kumar conducted the raids.