Salman Khan may get Jail Term upto 6 Years by Jodhpur court for verdict on BlackBuckPoachingCase
A Jodhpur court has convicted Bollywood superstar Salman Khan in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case, while other actors — Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam Kothari — have already been acquitted. The quantum of sentence will be announced shortly. The Bishnoi Sabha, a residential district committed to guard the blackbucks, has made a decision to appeal against other acquittals. Salman Khan was accused of killing two blackbucks in Bhagoda ki Dhani in Kankani village near Jodhpur on the intervening night of October 1-2, 1998, during the shooting of Hum Saath Saath Hain.He has been convicted under Section 51 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, which carries maximum punishment of six years and minimum one-year jail term.
Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan (born 27 December 1965), credited as Salman Khan (pronunciation: [səlˈmaːn ˈxaːn]), can be an Indian film actor, producer, singer and television personality. In a film career spanning almost thirty years, Khan has received numerous awards, including two National Film Awards and two Filmfare Awards. He has a significant following in Asia and the Indian diaspora worldwide, and is cited in the media as you of the most commercially successful actors of Indian cinema.
The eldest son of screenwriter Salim Khan, Salman Khan began his acting career with a supporting role in Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988) and achieved breakthrough with a leading role in his next release—Sooraj Barjatya’s romance Maine Pyar Kiya (1989). Khan went on to determine himself in Bollywood in the 1990s with roles in a number of top-grossing productions, such as the romantic drama Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), the action thriller Karan Arjun (1995), the comedy Biwi No.1 (1999), and the household drama Hum Saath-Saath Hain (1999). For his role in Karan Johar’s romantic drama Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Khan was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. After a brief amount of decline in the 2000s, Khan achieved greater stardom in the 2010s by playing the lead role in blockbuster action films with Dabangg (2010), Ready (2011) and Bodyguard (2011).
He rose to prominence with number of action films Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Dabangg 2 (2012), Kick (2014), Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015), Sultan (2016) and Tiger Zinda Hai (2017), which rank one of the highest-grossing Indian films of most time. Twelve of the films by which Khan has acted in have accumulated nett gross earnings of over ₹1 billion (US$15 million). He’s the only actor to star in the highest-grossing Bollywood films of ten separate years. Khan topped the Forbes India charts for 2014, when it comes to both fame and revenues. According to the Forbes 2015 listing of Top-Paid 100 Celebrity Entertainers in world, Khan was the highest ranked Indian with 71st rank with earnings of $33.5 million.
In addition to his acting career, Khan is just a stage performer and an active humanitarian through his charity non-profit organisation, Being Human.Khan’s off-screen life is marred by controversy and legal troubles. His tumultuous relationship with Aishwarya Rai, his hunting of endangered species, and a negligent driving case by which he ran over five people along with his car, killing one, have already been extensively covered by the Indian media.The past of those, Khan was sentenced to five years’imprisonment in 2015, but was later acquitted.
He established Being Human Foundation through which he does several charities. He also owns production companies Salman Khan Being Human Production (SKBHP) and Salman Khan Films (SKF).