In a major setback for Superstar Salman Khan and his family, Khan was sentenced to five years of jail and will be walking into Jodhpur Centrai jail.. But other B-Town stars namely Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Neelam and Sonali Bendre have been acquitted in the case.
As per reports the actor was in tears when the judge announced his 5-year jail term. The actor’s sisters, Arpita Khan Sharma and Alvira were constantly by his side when the judgement was announced. and they too broke down when the conviction was announced.
Salman and his sisters got extremely emotional and hugged each other for a long time, reportedly. Also, just when the verdict was announced, his sister Alvira gave an anti-depressant medicine to the star, reportedly. The actor has a strong bond with his family members who have been with him through thick and thin. Meanwhile, preparations are underway to take the actor to Jodhpur Central jail, Mahipal Bishnoi, the prosecution counsel said. Salman has been taken into custody.The 52-year-old actor spent five nights in the same jail in 2006.
The prosecution had asked the court for a tough sentence, saying he was a repeat offender.The police said that Salman Khan will be taken straight from the court to jail and all arrangements have been made. I”He will be in Barrack no.2, where Asaram Bapu has been lodged,” said a police officer.
Heavy security has been organized at Barrack no 2 as another inmate in the jail, gangster Lawrence Bishnoi, has allegedly threatened him.Asaram Bapu, a spiritual leader, has been in the jail for over five years after being accused of raping a schoolgirl in his ashram in 2013.