The Jodhpur sessions court today, has granted Salman bail in the blackbuck poaching case, after the actor was sentenced to a 5⃣-year imprisonment on Thursday. Bhai's lawyer had filed a bail application in the court immediately after his conviction.
The co-accused in the case, actors Tabu, Saif Ali Khan, Neelam and Sonali Bendre were acquitted of all charges.
Meanwhile, judge Joshi who was scheduled to hear the actor's bail plea in the blackbuck poaching case, has been transferred by the Rajasthan High Court, along with 87 other district judges. Salman Khan's case was presented in the sessions court on Friday by senior advocate Mahesh Bora, who came with a 51-page bail application. He said the witnesses' statement should not be trusted in the case and argued that the actor should be given the benefit of the doubt. He also questioned why only Salman Khan had been convicted and all other co-accused acquitted.