DVAC raids ex-DMK minister`s premises

Tamil Nadu anti-corruption sleuths raided former DMK minister AK Velu’s residences on Thursday morning.

Chennai: Vigilance officials on Thursday conducted raids at the premises belonging to former DMK minister EV Velu in connection with a disproportionate assets case.
The raids were in progress in Chennai and Tiruvannamalai districts, DVAC sources said.
Velu, presently legislator elected to the Assembly from Tiruvannamalai, is former food minister during the DMK regime.

Several DMK leaders and former Ministers besides MLAs have faced police and DVAC action either on land grab charges or allegations of disproportionate assets after the AIADMK government came to power in May last year.