EWN's Barry Bateman says the Gupta’s lawyers have reportedly dismissed the Hawks' claims that their client is a fugitive from justice as malicious and misleading.
They say they've not seen any warrant of arrest for their client and until such they don't regard their client as being a fugitive.— Barry Bateman, EWN senior reporter
The Hawks coming back and saying this is absolute nonsense, there is a warrant for Ajay Gupta's arrest.— Barry Bateman, EWN senior reporter
It is the same warrant as per the eight suspects who appeared in court last week.
Bateman says the Hawks once again urged Gupta to present himself to the authorities in order to appear in court.
Take a listen to the latest on the Gupta believed to be on the run:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : No arrest warrant for our client insists Ajay Gupta's lawyer