Blackbuck Poaching Case: Relief For Salman Khan

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Jodhpur: Relief for Bollywood actor Salman Khan in blackbuck poaching case as trial court in Jodhpur has dismissed the plea of former forest officer Lalit Bodha on Wednesday.

In October 1998, Salman Khan was charged with poaching two blackbucks at Jodhpur’s Kankani village.Khan was also charged with possessing an unlicensed .22 rifle and a .32 revolver which he allegedly used in poaching the blackbucks.

During the shooting of Sooraj Barjatya’s movie, ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’ in 1998, Salman allegedly went on a shooting expedition along with actors Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, Sonali Bendre and Tabu, killing two blackbucks in Kankani village. Following protests by the local Bishnoi community, a case was later filed against Salman and the other actors.