Actor Sonu Sood is under the IT scanner as 6 premises are being surveyed, according to officials. Reports say that the IT department surveyed Sood’s property due to alleged tampering in the book of accounts related to the actor. The IT department has reportedly surveyed six locations with relation to Sonu and his companies.
Sood had a run-in with the law earlier this year when The BMC had filed a complaint against him accusing him of converting a six-storey residential building in Juhu into a hotel without the required permissions.
On the work front, the actor will next be seen in the period drama ‘Prithviraj’. Sonu is also a part of the Telugu action-drama Acharya.
The actor recently became the brand ambassador for the Delhi government’s mentorship programme for school students. Sonu Sood had reportedly refused to respond to questions after that meeting on the possibility of joining politics, specifically Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
However, in another interview, the actor had clarified that the reports highlighted in a section of the media on his political ambitions were “false and baseless”. He added that his family and he have no interest in politics and they are not joining any political party.
Sonu Sood’s humanitarian efforts during the pandemic has won him a huge fan-following across the country in the past year. The 48-year-old actor ws lauded for his charitable work, helping migrants and those in medical crises. He organised special flights home for migrants stranded by last year’s lockdown and in April-May.
At the peak of the second wave, he was one of the most active celebs organisin g oxygen for Covid patients.