An Indian court has sentenced Bollywood film industry star Salman Khan to 5 years in jail for killing a homeless man in 2002 hit-and-run driving incident in Mumbai. There was was among five people that were run over people who incident. Khan had said his driver was behind the wheel, but the judge said the actor was driving the car and was under the influence of alcohol at the time.
Legal specialists expect the actor to appeal against the verdict.
Khan’s lawyers have already applied for bail within the mumbai high court that is anticipated to listen to the case shortly, reports say. The actor remains within the trial court whereas his fate is being set.
Salman Khan’s top Bollywood movies are: Kick, Ek Tha Tiger, Maine Pyar Kiya, Jai Ho, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun…! 1994, Dabangg, Wanted 2009, Hum Saath-Saath Hain, Chori Chori Chupke Chupke, etc.