Ceremony and scandal


It was meant to be the most memorable wedding ever held in South Africa – a lavish three-day celebration costing an estimated R70 million.

Instead the Gupta family’s ex- travaganza at the Sun City hotel complex will be remembered for all the wrong reasons.

The Airbus A330-200 carrying guests from India invited to Vega Gupta and Aakash Jahajgarhia’s wedding had barely landed at Waterkloof air force base near Pretoria when a political scandal erupted.

Read Lara Atson's article in YOU, 16 May 2013 for more.

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