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BBC: Survey of Income Tax Department on BBC's Delhi-Mumbai offices, allegations of financial irregularities

Pankaj Prasad
Income Tax Survey on BBC
Income Tax Survey on BBC

Along with Delhi, a survey has also been done at the BBC office in Mumbai. Employees were sent home.

There is news of Income Tax Department's survey on the Delhi office of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). According to media reports, the BBC office has been sealed and phones of all employees have been confiscated. Employees have been asked to go home. The London headquarters of BBC has also been informed about the survey. Let us tell you that along with Delhi, the Income Tax Department has also conducted a survey on the office of BBC in Mumbai. 

The Income Tax Department's survey on BBC's premises has been done on the allegation of financial irregularities. This survey has been done at about 20-22 places. According to media reports, Income Tax Department teams consisting of 15-20 members reached the BBC office and started the survey. There has also been a ban on coming in and going out of the office. On the other hand, after the news of IT survey on BBC, the Congress party has attacked the government. The Congress tweeted, "First they banned BBC's documentary and now the Income Tax Department has raided BBC." This is an undeclared emergency'.