The court stated, that four pending applications from the prosecution have come to light on which a decision will be taken on March 03, 2015.
These pending applications came to the notice of the Jodhpur Court after the arguments in the case completed on February 10, 2015.
As the court proceedings began today, Chief Judicial Magistrate, Jodhpur district, Anupama Bijlani took up the four pending applications related to cross examination of nine witnesses and for taking additional facts and documents on record which were moved earlier by the prosecution.
Salman Khan was missing during all of this and did not appear in court.
However, his counsel Hastimal Saraswat has already moved pleas for his exemption from appearance. The court granted the permission as Hastimal Saraswat had stated that Salman Khan was unwell and was unable to stand in court.
Salman Khan He and a few other Bollywood stars were accused of poaching blackbucks on the midnight of October 1998 during the shooting of Hum Saath Saath Hain.
Two blackbucks, a protected animal under the Wildlife Protection Act, were killed on the outskirts of Kankani village near Jodhpur.
The case under the Arms Act was registered with Luni Police station in Jodhpur as the forest department of Rajasthan alleged that the arms used by Salman Khan during the poaching incident had expired licences and so he used them illegally.
It’s been a case that has been pending for over sixteen years.
Currently there is too much at stake for Salman Khan, as he has Sooraj Barjatya’s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Kabir Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Karan Johar’s Shhuddhi, No Entry Mein Entry and sequels of Kick and Dabangg in pipeline.
If at all the verdict goes against Salman, then he is in for about seven years!!
A Jodhpur Court has deferred the judgement in the Arms Act Case against Salman Khan related to the 1998 black buck poaching incident. The court sta...3.0