Hyderabad: The authorities of the Income Tax department have served summons on Telugu cine hero Akkineni Nagarjuna and heroine Anushka to give an explanation on the lands they purchased within a week.
It may be recalled that IT sleuths raided the residences of both the film artistes on Wednesday and seized several documents. They also raided the residences of producer Akkineni Venkat, his father Akkineni Nageswara Rao and producer Shiva Prasad Reddy.
Simultaneous raids were conducted on the premises of the Akkineni family in Chennai and Bengaluru also. Fifteen teams of IT officials participated in the raids which continued on Thursday. It is learnt that Nagarjuna had purchased land on a large scale and the IT department has asked him to show where he got the money from, for purchasing those lands. (NSS)