The trailer launch of 'Race 3' yesterday, was Salman's first public appearance post the verdict in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case. Therefore, the superstar was likely to face questions regarding the same.
What wasn't expected was him reacting to any one of them. However, after a journalist brought up the topic, Salman admitted being worried about his conviction.
It so happened that when the journalist was putting across his query, the anchor of the event interrupted him and told no questions about the blackbuck case will be entertained.
But, Salman in his characteristic style, quipped, "Did you think I was going to go in forever?"
After the journalist replied with a "no", Salman said, "Thank you. Because I was worried."
Salman was pronounced guilty of poaching two blackbucks in October 1998 and was given a 5-year jail term. His co-stars Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu and Neelam Kothari were acquitted.
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