Kanpur: In UP Piyush Jain Referring to the seizure of Rs 284 crore at home, Prime Minister Modi accused Uttar Pradesh of bringing back the stench of corruption that had spread across the state before 2017.
Piyush Jain hails from Kannauj in Uttar Pradesh. He manufactures and sells perfumes under the name Autochem Industries. He has offices in various cities including Kanpur, Mumbai, Gujarat and Dubai.
Complaints arose that Piyush Jain, a close associate of Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav, had evaded GST and income tax. In this connection, the Income Tax Department officials and the GST Investigation Department (DGGI) officials conducted simultaneous raids on the houses and offices owned by Piyush Jain on the 22nd.
The money was confiscated from his ancestral home in Kannoj, Kanpur. 177 crore in Kanpur house and Rs. 107 crore in Kannoj house and Rs. 284 crore have been seized so far. 25 kg of gold jewelery and 250 kg of silver were seized. Property documents worth Rs 400 crore have also been seized.
At a public meeting in Kanpur on this occasion Prime Minister Modi Addressed and addressed today. As he spoke then Piyush Jain He spoke on the matter anonymously. He also slammed the Samajwadi Party.
He said, “A few days ago, briefcases full of money were confiscated. Is this also the job of the opposition? Whether they will take responsibility for this or not. In Uttar Pradesh, the stench of corruption that had spread across the state before 2017 has come to the fore again, ”he said.