Black Buck poaching case: Jodhpur court directs Salman Khan to appear before court on next hearing

Black Buck poaching case: The Jodhpur Court on Thursday have directed Bollywood megastar Salman Khan to appear before the court in the next hearing, or else the bail will be rejected. The Jodhpur court said, “if Salman Khan doesn’t appear before the court in next hearing, his bail will be rejected”. Also, the next hearing has been scheduled on September 27. The order has come after Salman Khan did not appear before the court on Thursday.

Salman Khan has been convicted in the killing of two blackbucks in Jodhpur in 1998. Bhaijaan Salman Khan was sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment along with Rs 10,000 penalty in a Black buck Poaching case. However, the other co-actors who were accused in the same Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Neelam and Sonali Bendre were acquitted. Recently, Jodhpur court acquitted Salman Khan on the charges of submitting fake documents in Black Buck Poaching case.

Salman Khan was accused of killing two blackbucks in Jodhpur in 1998 during the shooting of his film Hum Saath Saath Hain. Though Salman Khan was convicted and handed over the 5-year imprisonment, the Bajrangi Bhaijaan actor Salman Khan was granted the bail after spending two nights in Jodhpur Central Jail. The black bucks are among the endangered species and hence protected under the Wildlife Protection Act.

-PTC News