SA businessman who took video of Ajay Gupta in Dubai has reportedly been arrested

JOHANNESBURG- Justin van Pletzen the man who recorded a video of a relaxed Ajay Gupta in Dubai last week has apparently been arrested, allegedly for filming without permission.

Department of International Relations and Cooperation spokesperson Ndivhuwo Mabaya said its consular services section confirmed that South African businessman Justin van Pletzen’s mother made contact to the department and claimed her son had been arrested in Dubai.

They said, “The SA Embassy in Dubai was not aware of the arrest and has been requested to confirm this with local authorities there. We are still awaiting the report from the embassy.”

News24 is reporting that they contacted a friend of Van Pletzen who confirmed the arrest and said the family would wait for more information during his court appearance.

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