On Thursday, August 5, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) conducted a raid on the properties of Congress MLA BZ Zameer over the illegal construction of his new bungalow at Chamrajpet. The raid ended today morning after 24 hours of the search operation. 

Following the raid, Zameer has said that it was conducted as people were unable to witness the luxury bungalow and there is nothing illegal related to its construction. But, there is no official information available so far as why the raids were conducted. While there are rumours that the raid was concerned with the 4000-crore I-Monetary Advisory (IMA) alleged ponzi scam case, in which both former Karnataka minister and Congress leader Roshan Baig and Chickpet MLA BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan are under investigation. ED has arrested Congress legislator Zameer Khan’s nephew Muzamil, on August 5.

Baig along with his associates was raided under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act…

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