Bollywood actor Salman Khan was convicted today in the 2002 hit-and-run case. Pronouncing the judgment, the court said he was driving the car and all charges against him have been proven. The actor has been sentenced to five years in jail.
Prior to the conviction, Salman Khan received an outpouring of support from his beloved fans on social networking site, Twitter. The hashtag ‘We Love You Salman Khan’ was trending earlier.
#WeLoveYouSalmanKhan Ye allah plz save salman khan .we love you bhaijan
— saddam hussain (@BirthdayRadhi20) May 6, 2015
— Siddhi Ajagaonkar (@Ime_n_mySalman) May 5, 2015
Salman is Happiness of Many People and the reason to put smile on many people’s Face He is People’s Man. Salman Khan We Love you. — vιηηιε’s çнεтú•° (@BeingSkChetan) May 5, 2015
— Salman’s Tiger (@pareshcoolguy) May 5, 2015
However, there were some who did not quite agree and believed that Salman Khan should be punished if found guilty.
A we love you salman khan hashtag? Wtf. Dumb and dumber. However much u may like som1, if he’s guilty he’s gotta get hauled in, folks — manjula narayan (@utterflea) May 6, 2015
— dhineshrsm (@dhineshrsm96) May 5, 2015
Salman khan fans logic… oh you are a real hero.. you do so much charity..we are with you…We love you. But rem…Law shud be equal to all — Amit (@Tigereyez111) May 5, 2015