Desk: Bollywood star, Salman Khan who is convicted for killing 2 blackbucks during the shooting of the movie ‘Hum Sath Sath Hain’ back in 1998, will be spending his second night in jail on Friday. His lawyer went to the Jodhpur Sessions Court on Friday, carrying a 51 page bail application. As per sources, ‘Bhaijaan’, as called by his fans lovingly, spent his first night in the prison lying on a simple wooden bed. The 52 year old actor skipped his dinner on Thursday that comprised of dal, roti & gobhi ki sabzi (chapatis, pulses and cabbage curry). He was also offered khichdi in breakfast.
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, Vikram Singh, the superintendent of Jodhpur Central jail stated that no ‘VIP treatment’ will be provided to the actor. Singh said, “He will have a simple wooden bed, a rug and a cooler in his cell. He was given normal jail diet like Dal chapatti and the morning meal will include simple khichdi.”