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BLOEMFONTEIN - Atul Gupta's bid to unfreeze R10-million in his personal bank account has been granted.
Judge Fouche Jordaan ruled that the money in Gupta's accounts must be unfrozen.
The controversial Gupta family allegedly looted over R200-million from the Estina Dairy Project.
The NPA has told the court that Gupta received a R10-million share.
It says the money was syphoned off through an elaborate money-laundering network, with the help of the Bank of Baroda.
Gupta's lawyers argue that the amount he allegedly stole isn’t the only funds in the account.