Hittesh Patel and Suresh N Patel, directors of Shinago Plantations Pvt Ltd, were sent to emergency custody by a special court on Saturday after being placed under arrest under sections of the Money Laundering Prevention Act money (PMLA), he said in a statement. declaration.
The two are said to have laundered funds to the tune of Rs 325 crore using a network of nearly 20 group entities located across Tamil Nadu.
The investigation revealed that the defendants “in collusion with the appraisers availed themselves of loans from the former Corporation Bank (now Union Bank of India) on the basis of the inflated value of the properties offered as collateral and engaged in a deliberate embezzlement of funds through various group accounts “.
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