Salman Khan found guilty under Wildlife (Protection Act ) in 1998 blackbuck poaching case while other actors Saif Ali Khan , Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam have been acquitted.
Salman Khan was accused of killing two blackbucks in Bhagoda ki Dhani in Kankani village near Jodhpur on the intervening night of October 1-2, 1998, during the shooting of Hum Saath Saath Hain.
He has been convicted under Section 51 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 gets 5 year term jail and fined Rs 10,000 by a Jodhpur court.
The 52-year-old superstar was taken straight to the Jodhpur Central Jail from court.
Other cases in which Salman Khan has faced trials :-
Case 1 – Bhawad Chinkara Poaching: On September 27, 1998, Salman Khan allegedly hunted a Chinkara on the border of Bhawad village in the outskirts of Jodhpur.
Case 2 – Ghoda Farm Poaching Case: On the night of September 28, 1998, Salman Khan allegedly hunted two Chinkaras near Ghoda Farm area in Osian region of Jodhpur.
Case 3 – Arms Act Case: A .32 revolver and .22 rifle was found by forest officials and police , licences of which was expired