At least 20 people were killed and 13 hostages were rescued from an upscale restaurant in the heart of Dhaka after over a 10-hour long siege by heavily-armed terrorists. Six gunmen were also killed and one was captured alive in a dawn raid today, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said
"All of them including Vijay have been paying tax but not the full amount. The total tax evaded amount comes to about Rs 25 crore. In our raid, cash amounting to Rs 2 crore and gold worth Rs 2 crore was recovered," a source from the income tax department revealed
Puli's overseas distributor Atmus Entertainment Puli said that the local distributors did not allow overseas release without local clearance. "Money from Telugu distributor pending to close financier." They also said, "Vijay finally was able to come out of home after raid and immediately agreed to pay the pending amount"
Income tax officials on September 30 raided houses of leading southern actor Vijay, whose film Puli is slated to release on October 1. They also raided the houses of the film's producers. "The raids were conducted following reports that some investment made in Puli is unaccounted for"
Raid will hit the screens on March 16