Read the full statement issued by the Editors Guild of India against the income tax department's 'surveys' conducted Friday at NewsClick, Newslaundry offices in New Delhi.
The IT department said officials are conducting 'survey operations' at business premises of the two portals to verify certain tax payment details and remittances made by them.
Newsclick Studio is accused of receiving Foreign Direct Investment of Rs 9.59 crore from Worldwide Media Holdings LLC USA during the financial year 2018-19.
Following an FIR registered by Delhi Police against NewsClick, the ED had registered a money laundering case against the news website with regard to 'suspicious' foreign funding.
ED has been conducting raids at the offices and homes of NewsClick directors for last three days. NewsClick describes 'selective leaks of misleading facts' as bid to 'smear' its journalists.
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