One of the Gupta brothers told former consulting editor of the now defunct ANN7, Rajesh Sundaram, that he had the government in his pocket and was not bothered by any legalities.

In his second day on the witness stand on Tuesday, Sundaram told the state-capture commission of inquiry how the Gupta family illegally shipped in labourers from India to SA to work on their 24-hour news channel.

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