Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been found guilty in the hit-and-run case that was pending since 2002. Salman Khan was accused of running over 5 sleeping people under influence of alcohol in 2002. The incident killed one person while 3 others got seriously injured. The fifth person received minor injuries.
The actor always denied the charges saying he wasn’t driving the car and was not drunk but today’s final verdict has found Salman guilty of culpable homicide.
Delivering the verdict, Additional Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande said:
“You were driving the car,”…”under the influence of alcohol and behind the wheels without a licence”.
After the verdict, Dabang Khan was taken into Mumbai police custody.
Hours before Salman Khan appeared in front on the court, many Bollywood stars, friends and family of Salman Khan met at his apartment to show their support. Forgetting all the past heated matters, Shah Rukh Khan a.k.a King Khan, also went to his residence early morning. Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan Sharma, his father Salim Khan, brothers Arbaz Khan and Sohail Khan reached the court on final verdict day.
Earlier last night, Salman Khan posted a status on his Facebook page.
Salman Khan may be sent to jail for a 1̶0̶ 5 year term on charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder.