On Tuesday, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided the houses of former Jammu & Kashmir minister Choudhary Lal Singh. CBI launched a search operation on both the premises in ward number 2 of Kathua town and other in Rajbagh around 7 am. Currently, the search operation is underway. According to sources, CBI has registered a preliminary inquiry (PE) to investigate the charges of land grabbing and corruption by an educational trust run by Singh. Choudhary Lal Singh had quit politics in 2018.