South African Authorities Seize $21 Million in Gupta Assets

South Africa’s Asset Forfeiture Unit seized properties, cars and aircraft linked to the politically connected Gupta family worth more than 250 million rand ($21 million), according to the National Prosecuting Authority.

The assets included luxury cars, farms, residences, a helicopter and two other aircraft, the NPA said in an emailed statement.

Read here about the luxury cars that littered the Guptas’ yard

South Africa’s Asset Forfeiture Unit arrive to search the Gupta’s compound on April 16.

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The Monday raids came after the High Court in Bloemfontein in the Free State province granted an order against people and companies associated with suspected theft, fraud and money laundering related to Gupta-linked company Estina (Pty)…

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