The Income Tax raids were carried out in multiple cities across Chhattisgarh state on premises of sponge iron businesses.
It is now known that the IT department suspects major tax evasion on these firms because of which the raids have been carried out.
More than hundred of the officers are believed to have raided the premises in different cities simultaneously.
The cities that were included in the IT raids are Raipur, Bilaspur, Ambikapur, Raigarh and Bhilai.
The prominent locations in capital Raipur where the raids were carried out includes Civil Lines, Ashoka Ratan.
It is said that apart from TMT, Real Ispat and Sunil Ispat have been raided in the IT swoop of today.
It is not yet known as to what has been recovered so far in these raids.>