Chennai, Feb 7: The Income Tax (I-T) department has seized around Rs 77 crore unaccounted cash during raids on a financier of the Tamil film industry.
I-T officials questioned actor Vijay yesterday and searched the properties of AGS Conemas and film financier Anbu Cheliyan in Madurai in connection with an alleged tax evasion case.
Vijay’s home in Chennai was too searched.
The probe revealed unaccounted transactions between Anbu Cheliyan and Vijay following which the raids were conducted, said an I-T official.
AGS Cinemas had produced super hit Tamil film Bigil last year starring Vijay.