Since a long time, Salman Khan found himself in the centre of many controversies. The Sultan actor was acquitted by the Jodhpur Court in the 1998 Arms Act case today, in which he was accused of arms possession with an expired license. Let’s take a look here at CRB Tech Reviews about other controversies where he found himself embroiled.
Salman Khan cases in law
Who can forget the infamous Salman Khan blackbuck case!
Salman Khan got into trouble with the law in 1998 when the actor was booked into four cases regarding poaching of chinkara and blackbuck. The actor was there for a shoot in Hum Saath Saath Hain when the star cast, including Sonali Bendre and Saif Ali Khan, took a break from the shooting near Jodhpur to go for hunting. Then Salman was accused of poaching of two endangered black bucks on 1-2 October, 1998.
Besides this, two separate cases were there against him for poaching three chinkaras in separate incidents on September 26 and September 28, 1998. In a total three poaching cases registered against him, the star served twice in Jodhpur Jail.
He was also charged for possessing illegal arms. However, Salman was acquitted from all charges in the Arms Act case against him in the alleged poaching of two black bucks by the Jodhpur Court on January 18, 2017.
Salman Khan's troublesome love life with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai had a turbulent relationship. Reports says that, the actor kept banging the door of Aishwarya's house one night in November 2001. The drama continued till 3 am, until the actress allowed him in. Salman also created ruckus when his relationship with Aishwarya went sour.
Salman Khan's 2002 hit-and-run case
Salman found himself embroiled in a hit-and-run case in 2002. The actor was accused of running his car into a bakery in Mumbai, killing one and injuring four. In December 2015, the Bombay HC acquitted Salman of all criminal charges in that case, just months after he was found guilty by a trial court.
Salman Khan's problems Vivek Oberoi
Salman Khan and Vivek Oberoi had a bad relationship at a time when Vivek was allegedly dating Aishwarya Rai. Vivek called upon a special press conference on March 31, 2003 to claim that the actor threatened him over text messages.
Salman Khan's infamous fight with Shah Rukh Khan
Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan got into an ugly brawl at Katrina Kaif's birthday party in 2008. SRK made some remarks that did not go well with Salman which led to a war of words. The cold war of sorts calmed down now. You can see King Khan in a special appearance in Salman's 2017 release 'Tubelight'.
Salman Khan's tweet regarding Yakub Menon
Salman Khan was heavily criticised when he tweeted in support of Yakub Menon in July 2015. Salman tweeted that instead of Yakub, Tiger Menon must be executed. This remark led to an outrage which made his father intervene in the matter. The actor apologised for the same and deleted the tweet in question.
Salman Khan ugly statement during 'Sultan' promotions
During the promotions of 'Sultan', when he was asked to describe his rigorous shooting schedule, the actor said that when he walked out of the ring, he "felt like a raped woman". This started a huge debate with women rights activists and the public; condemning him for such an insensitive comparison.
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