JOHANNESBURG – The controversial Gupta family’s property in Saharanpur, India, has been raided by income tax officials on Tuesday.
The brothers have been implicated in alleged state capture in South Africa.
The city is a few hours north of Dheli and is the family’s ancestral home.
It is claimed the brothers named Sahara Computers after the area.
The raid started at around 7am.
Sources told eNCA shocked locals gathered outside the property.
#GuptaRaid: Income Tax officials in India are also making enquiries about their company Sahara. Properties of #Gupta family friend- Amar Gupta also raided. I'm being told that the family's properties in other parts of the country are also being raided simultaneously. https://t.co/IzcRXUsgP4— Neha Poonia (@NehaPoonia) March 6, 2018
- Editor’s note: This is a developing story, more to follow.