Stars respond to Salman Khan prison shock
One of Bollywood’s most adored superstar’s Salman Khan was sentenced to 5 years prison and is now out on bail.
Actor Salman Khan was granted bail by a district and sessions court in Jodhpur on Saturday in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case in which he was sentenced to five years in jail on Thursday.
After spending two nights in Jodhpur Central Jail, he left after completing all legal formalities and headed back to Mumbai in a chartered flight.
A sea of fans awaited to greet Salman as he arrived back home in Mumbai.
The Bollywood film industry, who are not just fellow work colleagues of the actor, but dear friends too haven’t shied away from sharing their views on social media.
Here is what some of the biggest stars of the Indian film industry had to say on Twitter:
Adnan Sami: So happy for the bail of my dear brother @BeingSalmanKhan . Relieved. Come home. ‘JAI HO!’
Neil Nitin Mukesh: And he finally gets Bail. @BeingSalmanKhan more strength to you bhai. Believe in the power of justice and the God above. #WeSupportSalmanKhan
Sonakshi Sinha: Terrible news. Dnt knw wht to say except tht will stand by @BeingSalmanKhan no matter what. Hes a good man and no 1 can tk tht away frm him
Alia Bhatt: It hurts when your own are punished, even if they are in the wrong. We love you and are standing by you
Sushmita Sen: There is an enormous difference between being a criminal and being human. True justice is then served. Keep d faith @BeingSalmanKhan
Bipasha Basu: @BeingSalmanKhan is the nicest human being in this business. Wish all our Prayers and love help him in this difficult time. Deeply saddened.