Jaipur: ED raided 17 premises in Jaipur, Delhi, Mumbai and Udaipur in the money laundering case registered against suspended Joint Director of the Department of Information and Technology (DoIT) Ved Prakash Yadav. During the raid, ED has seized 5.3 kg of gold worth more than Rs 3 crore.
Apart from the gold, ED officials also claimed to have collected incriminating documents, pen drives, files and other evidence related to the case. Let it be known that ED had arrested Yadav in a money laundering case a month ago. ED officials on Friday evening had said that searches were conducted at various places in Jaipur, including the DoIT datar, his residences and the office premises of companies which were given contracts for LED video walls and e-Mitra projects by the DoIT, many of which The monitoring was done by Yadav.
Earlier, ED had said that Rs 2.3 crore in cash and 1 kg of gold was seized from the cupboard of Yadav’s office in Yojana Bhawan. Yadav was arrested on August 10 on charges of alleged money laundering and taken into custody by Jaipur Police on May 20.