Income Tax officials have raided media tycoon Raghav Bahl, as per sources.

In link with allegations of tax evasion, searches have been taken out at Raghav Bahl’s offices and home in Noida near Delhi.

Taxmen are searching for documents, data and other proofs connected to the case under probe, a news agency said.

Media baron Raghav Bahl is the founder of the Network18 group and Quint news portal.

Managing Director of Network18 Group, Raghav Bahl founded Quintillion Media Pvt Ltd with his wife Ritu Kapur after their departure from Network 18.

According to sources, the Income Tax Department is carrying out searches at the places of some other people as a part of the investigation of tax evasion by business professionals.