I-T raids Tamil Nadu health minister, actor Sarath Kumar, varsity VC

In major raids ahead of the byelection slated for April 12, I-T sleuths swooped Friday morning on the residences and premises in 35 locations across Tamil Nadu belonging to health minister Dr C. Vijayabaskar, actor-turned-politician Sarath Kumar and Dr MGR Medical University Vice Chancellor, Dr. S. Geethalakshmi .Income tax sources said more than Rs 4.5 crore unaccounted cash was seized during the raids, besides property documents and jewellery worth over Rs 89 crore. The seized documents also included expense details of the RK Nagar by poll, which ran into many crores of rupees, besides gift tokens.