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Salman Khan returns home to hero's welcome

Salman Khan returns home to hero's welcome

In 2015, Bombay High Court overturned his conviction in a hit-and-run case in which he was accused of running over a group of people sleeping on a city sidewalk, killing one and injuring four.

According to the latest update, Salman Khan's verdict on his bail application will be out in the afternoon.

On 28 March, Judge Dev Kumar Khatri had reserved the order after the final arguments were heard.

Day two of actor Salman Khan's bail plea hearing has begun on Saturday morning with Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi to continue preside over the court proceedings.

Khan's legal team will now launch an appeal against his sentence.

The Dabangg actor was convicted and was given a five year sentence along with a fine of Rs 10000 while the others were acquitted in the same case.

Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Apr 06 (ANI): One of Bollywood actor Salman Khan's defence counsel Mahesh Bora on Friday claimed that he received threatening messages and internet calls to not to not to appear in the court regarding the bail hearing.




It said the high court had also raised suspicion over the recovery of a Gypsy auto, pellets and arms from the actor in the two other poaching cases against him.

The Rajasthan government has challenged his acquittal in the Chinkara deer case in the Supreme Court.

"However, since knowledge of the blackbuck case is public for around two decades, the impact on Salman or the brands endorsed by him may not be that severe".

Jail Superintendent Vikram Singh said no special arrangements have been made for Khan who is now Prisoner 106 and was served a dinner of lentils and cabbage like other inmates on his first night.

Bollywood star Salman Khan has been granted bail after initially being jailed for killing rare antelopes 20 years ago.

Celebrities from the world of Bollywood on Saturday welcomed the granting of bail to superstar Salman Khan in the black bucks poaching case.

Defence counsel pronounced the order after hearing on his bail plea and suspension of sentence in the case.