Film heroine Lavanya Tripathi had to stop her shooting midway and rush back to her Jubilee Hills house. Sources say she has evaded around Rs 20 lakh of GST. A popular film hero's premises were also raided. His business establishments were also found to have evaded GST to a tune of several lakhs. The Similarly, chit fund units, cold storage units, software companies and construction companies were raided. Sources said the consultancies that send students for MBBS courses abroad have also been specially ed. Sources said that the raids went on for most part of the day.
According to sources, the raids were conducted in 23 premises in the city and they were simultaneous raids giving little chance to the evaders to react. The GST officials have reportedly unearthed evaded GST amounts to a tune of Rs 40 crore.