According to reports, a team of 10 tax officials, along with personnel of the Central Reserve Police Force, raided the resort at around 7am this morning. He said that the raids were "politically motivated" and the Congress will not "bow down to such intimidation".
Congress had brought its 44 legislators at the resort on Saturday, to fend off "poaching" attempts by the BJP ahead of the August 8 Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat.
Jaitley, while addressing the Lok Sabha, said that the raids are being conducted purely on economic front. Jaitley's response came after Congress's Mallikarjun Kharge warned the government against using ED and I-T to crush the Opposition.
On the political front, the day saw Chief Minister Siddaramaiah directly implicating BJP national president Amit Shah of masterminding the operations, which he said, were timed to the Gujarat Congress MLAs being stationed in Karnataka.
The Income Tax team first swooped on several properties belonging to the minister on Wednesday, including his homes in Kanakapura and Sadashivanagar and his Eagleton Golf Resort, where the Congress MLAs from Gujarat have been put up.
"As raids are being carried simultaneously by about 100-150 officers in the city, across state and elsewhere (Delhi), we can not divulge or share any information now".
Certain investments linked to him in Singapore and a few other foreign locations are also under the scanner of the I-T department, officials said, adding, some shell firms and their operatives allegedly linked to this case were being probed.
The MLAs in the resort have said that they "will save democracy" no matter what happened.
Mr Tewari said, Congress party will continue to protest this inside Parliament.
During the searches at about 66 places across the country in connection with a case of alleged tax evasion, IT officials said they have seized cash and jewellery worth over Rs 15 crore so far.
In this Gujarat Rajya Sabha election, the senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel who is political secretary to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi is contesting.
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