Salman Khan conviction: Bollywood celebs come out in support of 'Sultan', admit to be 'saddened by blackbuck verdict'

06 April 2018, 11:40 AM
Salman Khan conviction: Bollywood celebs come out in support of 'Sultan', admit to be 'saddened by blackbuck verdict'
Salman Khan conviction: Bollywood celebs come out in support of 'Sultan', admit to be 'saddened by blackbuck verdict'

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's conviction in the 20-year old blackbuck poaching case has come as a big shock for the entire movie industry.

He was convicted of killing two blackbucks - an endangered species - in 1998 while he was shooting for his movie Hum Saath Saath Hain.

Salman's co-accused stars Tabu, Sonali Bendre, Saif Ali Khan and Tabu were acquitted of the charges in the poaching case.

While the Sultan actor was awarded a sentence of five years in jail, his conviction has sent down a wave of grief in the industry.

In fact, several celebs took it to micro-blogging site Twitter to express their views on Salman Khan's conviction in the blackbuck poaching case.

First Published: Friday, April 06, 2018 11:05 AM
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