- Salman was found guilty of hunting while filming Hum Saath-Saath Hain
- "I was not worried," said Salman Khan on the blackbuck verdict
- Salman Khan will be next seen in Race 3
The Internet is not very impressed with Salman Khan's reply and lashed out on Twitter. "Oh yeah, in our country one can get away with anything," wrote one angry user. Another comment read: "We know the power of money... police and justice both are up for sale to the highest bidder."
Here are some angry tweets:
No never...we are Indian...and we know the power of money... police and justice both are up for sale to the highest bidder— navbakshi (@navbakshi) May 15, 2018
Oh yeah!! In our Country one can get away with anything!!!— Pruthvi Reddy (@pruthvisunil) May 16, 2018
Eat sum humble pie Salman. Dsts quite arrogant response ,— Yasmeenhdewan (@Zehnaseeb2) May 15, 2018
Salman Khan was found guilty of hunting blackbuck while filming Hum Saath Saath Hain in Rajasthan in 1998 and he was sentenced to five years in prison. His co-stars Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam were charged with inciting the actor to hunt but have been acquitted for lack of evidence. Salman spent two days in prison in Jodhpur from April 7 to April 9, when he was granted bail. Salman Khan has filed a petition for suspension of his jail term, the next hearing of which will be held on July 17.
Salman Khan's Race 3 releases on June 15. The Remo D'Souza-directed film also stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Bobby Deol, Anil Kapoor and Daisy Shah.
(With inputs from IANS)