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Ministry of Justice confirms arrest of the Guptas

06 June 2022

The Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services confirms that it has received information from law enforcement authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that fugitives of justice, namely, Rajesh and Atul Gupta have been arrested.

 Discussions between various law enforcement agencies in the UAE and South Africa on the way forward are ongoing. The South African government will continue to co-operate with the UAE.

Issued by the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services

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Mr Chrispin Phiri
Spokesperson: Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services
081 781 2261