The Income Tax Department raided Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLA Manpreet Singh Ayali’s residence on Tuesday morning, sources mentioned.
Income Tax officers reached the MLA’s residence at 6 am and the raid continues to be underway.
In the 2017 state Assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party’s HS Phoolka had received from the Dakha constituency. Following his resignation, a by-election was held right here wherein SAD chief Manpreet Singh Ayali grew to become the MLA defeating Congress candidate Captain Sandeep Sandhu.
SAD has fielded Ayali from the seat as soon as once more within the upcoming Punjab Assembly polls scheduled to be held in early subsequent 12 months.