Desk: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been granted bail from Jodhpur Session Court on Saturday. The 52 year old actor spent 2 nights in Jodhpur Central jail after being convicted over the blackbucks poaching case, got bail and is expected to be free by Saturday evening. ‘Bhaijaan’ has filed a personal bail bond for Rs. 50,000. He was also told to produce Rs. 25,000 surety from 2 persons, who will guarantee that he will comply will all bail provisions.
Earlier on Thursday, Bollywood actor Salman Khan was convicted by the Jodhpur court regarding on the blackbucks poaching case. The other actors- Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam have been acquitted by the court. Salman is sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment. He has also been fined Rs. 10,000. While sentencing the verdict, the judge reportedly remarked, “The way the accused killed two innocent black bucks in violation of the wildlife laws…he is a film star, people emulate him… there has been a rise in poaching incidents, so leniency is not justified.”
Meanwhile, fans all across the country rejoiced after the news of his bail broke out. Some of his colleagues and Bollywood actors took their twitter handle to express their joy for the release of the actor. Let us see some of the tweets by some celebrities.
So happy for @BeingSalmanKhan finally, much deserved relief for him and his family. Can’t keep a good man down for long. Hope justice prevails in the case as i have full faith in the judicial system. 🙏🏼 #WeLoveYouSalmanKhan
— Aftab Shivdasani (@AftabShivdasani) April 7, 2018
Prayers of millions worked .@BeingSalmanKhan coming home. 👌
— Arjun Bijlani (@Thearjunbijlani) April 7, 2018
Shhh!! Tiger is back !!
What a good human wants is only the blessings and that has worked for him.
Dhan Dhana Dhan
— Shilpa Shinde (@ShindeShilpaS) April 7, 2018
— King Mika Singh (@MikaSingh) April 7, 2018