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Salman Khan to walk out of jail after 5 pm today

08 April 2018

Salman khan who has been imprisioned from last two days for the 1998 poaching case.

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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.

The prolific actor has always contended he did not shoot the two blackbuck deer in the western India preserve in 1998 and was earlier acquitted in related casesWho is Salman Khan? .

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Four other Bollywood stars - Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam Kothari - who were also accused in the case were acquitted due to lack of evidence.

Meanwhile, the Bishnoi community, which reveres the blackbuck, has chose to move the Rajasthan high court challenging the bail granted to Khan, according to Ram Niwas, the secretary of the Bishnoi Tiger Force. Immediately after his release, Salman was driven under police escort to the airport, a police official told news agency PTI.

Reportedly the bail documents will reach the Jodhpur jail around 5 pm following which the actor will be released. Nonetheless, relief was not just for Salman and his fans but for family members as well.

In a late night development, an order was issued to transfer Joshi to Sirohi, as part of a reshuffle.

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Salman says he did not shoot the two blackbucks.

Bollywood actor Salman Khan walked out of Jodhpur jail when he spent 2 nights, this evening and had left for Mumbai.

The district and sessions court heard arguments on the suspension of sentence and bail application before deferring the matter till today.

CEO of PETA, Manilal Valliyate said in a statement that "While Salman Khan gets to go back home to his movie star life for now, black bucks were made to pay the highest price, with their lives".

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Final arguments of the case were completed in the trial court on Mar 28, after which chief judicial magistrate Dev Kumar Khatri had reserved the judgment for Thursday.

Salman Khan to walk out of jail after 5 pm today