Published On: Wed, May 6th, 2015

Salman Khan sentenced to five years jail


We had already reported that the Sessions Court has released the final verdict against Salman Khan. The latest reports suggest that the ‘Dabbang’ actor is taken into custody by Mumbai police and will be sent to Arthur road jail.

Salman has been sentenced to five years in jail for killing a person and injuring four people. The ‘Kick’ actor can now appeal to Bombay High Court for bail.

Salman Khan is charged under IPC sections 304 II (culpable homicide not amounting to murder), 279 (rash and negligent driving), 337 (causing minor injuries), 338 (causing major injuries), 427 (negligence). Salman Khan is also charged under sections of Bombay Prohibition Act relating to driving under influence of alcohol.