Jodhpur, (Rajasthan), Jan. 27: Salman Khan along with ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’ co-actors Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, Sonali Bendre and Tabu appeared before the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) on Friday and to record statement in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case. Salman Khan claimed innocence and denied all the charges in his statement before the court. “I didn’t kill the blackbucks,” Salman Khan reportedly said. The actor was asked total 57 questions during the procedure. The statements of Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, Sonali Bendre and Tabu are yet to be recorded. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14 October 25 Weekend Ka Vaar Major Highlights: Kavita Kaushik Becomes The New Captain of The House
Salman Khan was acquitted in the Arms Act case last week linked to the killing of a blackbuck 18 years ago. The Rajasthan High Court in Jodhpur acquitted Salman Khan in the blackbuck and chinkara poaching cases in July last year. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14 Update: Asim Riaz Rejected To Enter The Controversial House as 'Toofani Senior'
During the shooting of Sooraj Barjatya’s movie ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’, Salman allegedly went on a shooting expedition along with actors Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, Sonali Bendre and Tabu, killing two blackbucks in Kankani village. Following protests by the local Bishnoi community, a case was filed against Salman and other actors, besides a local named Dushyant Singh. Also Read - Bigg Boss 14 October 24 Weekend Ka Vaar Episode Major Highlights: Salman Khan Slams Rubina Dilaik, Exposes Jaan Kumar Sanu