Statement on Stephen Grootes’ allegation that “Ajay Gupta Lied”
It has come to our attention that Stephen Grootes reported on 21st November 2016 that “Ajay Gupta lied” pursuant to an interview conducted on 16th February 2016.
Let it be recorded that Grootes’s allegation is noted but categorically denied. The rights of Ajay Gupta are reserved and appropriate steps will be taken against Grootes in the appropriate forum.
Grootes is also invited to substantiate his false, defamatory claim.