False news about Nirav Modi’s files gutted in I-T building blaze

As per indiatimes.com:

A massive fire at the Income Tax (investigations) officer in Scindia house, Ballard Estate at 4;30 pm on Friday has suspected enveloped important files related to defaulters like Mallya, Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi. The fire brigade department said that dousing operation was challenging as the massive amount of files and wooden work inside the premises became fodder to fire. No casualties were reported.

There are more media houses who printed the same reports that files are burnt or missing. All these reports are based on “sources”. Not only media houses but opposition and people which work is only to involve govt in everything started crying that files are burnt without any valid proof.


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Later IT department clarified it.

“News reports appearing in some sections of media alleging that records/documents relating to investigation of Nirav Modi/Mehul Choksi have been destroyed in the Scindia House fire in ITOffice,Mumbai are completely false & misdirected