Court rules Gupta nephew may travel to India

File: Vuran Gupta along with other accused linked to the Estina dairy farm fraud and corruption. Photo: CHARL DEVENISH / AFP

JOHANNESBURG – A nephew of the controversial Gupta brothers, Varun Gupta, may travel to India after his bail conditions were relaxed in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court on Friday. 

Gupta is facing a string of charges including fraud and contravening the Public Finance Management Act linked to the Estina dairy farm scam.

Four other people have also been charged with similar offences.

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It is understood Gupta wants to attend a religious ceremony in India.

His bail conditions demand he inform police officers six weeks before he undertakes any international travel.


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