The news was well received by stars of the Bollywood industry close to the actor. The decision was followed by celebrations and fireworks outside the actor's residence in Mumbai. Fan were seen dancing and cheering over the news of the actor's bail. Posters in support of the actor who enjoys a massive fan base in the country were also displayed outside his residence.
The Director of Salman Khan's ongoing film "Race 3" Remo D'Souza was quoted by Press Trust of India as saying, "I am happy that he has got bail. After working with him so closely I have become a huge fan of him not only as an actor but also as a human being. Almost 90 percent of the shoot for ''Race 3'' is over and the remaining portions will mostly be shot in India."
Ramesh Taurani, the producer of "Race 3" said he is "happy" that the actor has come out of jail. "For us Salman coming of this was more important. Our prayers have been answered. The shooting of 'Race 3' is almost over, a romantic song is left, which will feature Salman and Jacqueline."
Anees Bazmee, the director of films like "No Entry" staring Salman Khan said, "I am very very happy. He is a family, a very dear friend so I wanted me to be free at the earliest from all this. At the same time, we have to follow the law of the land. We are hopeful the higher court will look at things properly and he will be out of this soon," Press Trust of India reported quoting him.
The actor's co-star in the film "Prem Ratan Dhan Payo", Neil Nitin Mukesh posted on twitter, "And he finally gets Bail. Salman Khan more strength to you bhai. Believe in the power of justice and the God above," he said.
Singer Adnan Sami, who composed the music of Salman's "Lucky: No Time for Love" said, "So happy for the bail of my dear brother Salman Khan . Relieved. Come home. JAI HO!"
Singer Mika Singh tweeted, "I'm so happy that my brother Salman Khan finally bail! Today I will dedicate 2 songs to my big brother in @IPL".
(With inputs from PTI)