Undisclosed Income Of 5,400 Crore Detected Post-Demonetisation: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
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All India | Press Trust of India | Updated: April 11, 2017 21:47 IST
NEW DELHI: The Income Tax office did more than 1,100 hunts and studies quickly after demonetisation and recognized undisclosed wage of over Rs. 5,400 crore, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told the Rajya Sabha today.
He included that more follow-up move was made and 18 lakh individuals were recognized whose expense profiles were not in accordance with the money stores made by them in the demonetisation time frame and online reactions were looked for.
Mr Jaitley gave these points of interest amid the Question Hour, where he guaranteed that no other government had made such a great amount of move against dark cash as the present administration.
He said the Reserve Bank was confirming the correct sum that was saved amid the demonetisation time frame and the exact figure would be exhibited before the country.
He likewise said that there is no official estimation of dark cash stopped abroad however included that data is gotten from various channels and activity including criminal procedures where required is taken in like manner.
Samajwadi Party part Naresh Agarwal had raised the matter identified with activity against dark cash and said individuals had been guaranteed that they would get Rs. 15 lakh in their records.
In his answer, Mr Jaitley stated, “Post-demonetisation, amid the period November 9, 2016 to January 10, 2017, more than 1,100 hunts and reviews were directed by the Income Tax Department, aside from issuing more than 5,100 check sees in the instances of suspicious high esteem money stores or related exercises.”
These activities prompted seizure of assets of more than Rs. 610 crore which incorporates money of Rs. 513 crore, he said.
“Seizure in trade out new cash was about Rs. 110 crore. The undisclosed wage recognized in these activities was more than Rs. 5400 crore,” Mr Jaitley said.
He said that the IT Department had embraced “Operation Clean Money” to use Technology and information examination for confirmation of stores amid the demonetisation time frame.
Under this around 18 lakh people have been distinguished whose duty profiles were at first sight not in accordance with the money stores made by them in the demonetisation time frame.