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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Celebrities react as Salman Khan gets bail in blackbuck poaching case: Highlights

Salman Khan gets bail: After the sentence was announced, Salman was taken to the Jodhpur Central Jail where he spent the night. His bail plea was heard at 10.30 am today and much to the relief of his many fans and his family, the actor has been granted bail.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 7, 2018 9:13:41 pm
salman khan bail Salman Khan bail live updates: Salman was on Thursday sentenced to five years in jail for killing two blackbucks and slapped with a fine of Rs 10,000.

Salman Khan was convicted in 1998 blackbuck poaching case by the Jodhpur court on Thursday. The actor was sentenced to five years in jail for killing two blackbucks and slapped with a fine of Rs 10,000. After the sentence was announced, he was taken to the Jodhpur Central Jail where he spent the night. On Friday, his bail plea was reserved till Saturday by the sessions court as it sought a detailed report from the lower court. His bail plea was heard at 10.30 am today and after much argument, the actor has been granted bail.

The industry friends of the actor and his family have been standing strong beside him. Just like they extended their support on social media after the actor was pronounced guilty, today too, all have expressed their happiness.

Also Read: Blackbuck poaching case LIVE UPDATES

Read all the celebrity reactions on Salman Khan:

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Highlights

  • 16:55 (IST)

    Race 3 director Remo D'Souza expresses happiness over the decision

    Race 3 director Remo D'Souza told PTI, "I am happy that he has got bail. After working with him so closely I have become a huge fan of him not only as an actor but also as a human being. Almost 90 percent of the shoot for 'Race 3' is over and the remaining portions will mostly be shot in India." Producer Ramesh Taurani who is co-producing the film with Salman's SKF Films said, "For us Salman coming out of this was more important. Our prayers have been answered. The shooting of 'Race 3' is almost over, a romantic song is left, which will feature Salman and Jacqueline." 

  • 16:25 (IST)

    Sona Mohapatra lashes out at Priya Gupta for supporting Salman Khan

    Singer Sona Mohapatra who has been vocal about the developments in Salman Khan's blackbuck poaching case since Thursday, took to her Twitter handle to pull up Blackmail producer Priya Gupta as she expressed happiness after Salman was granted bail. She tweeted, "Priya Gupta knows better cus she is 1)A higher authority than the court of law of this country. 2)Loves bhai more than the law of this land. 3)Knows how to ‘protect’ India’s wild life better than the experts. 4)Loves to suck up to the Bolly Brats 5)Is an ‘academic’. Tell me. 🔴" 

  • 15:59 (IST)

    Mika declares that he will dedicate two songs to Salman Khan at IPL tonight

    Singer Mika Singh, who has collaborated with Salman Khan on various films including Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Kick, declared that he will dedicate two songs to the actor at the IPL opening tonight.

  • 15:38 (IST)

    Sonakshi Sinha on Salman Khan's bail: Hum Really Saath Saath Hain

    Sonakshi Sinha who has worked Salman in the Dabangg franchise shared an endearing click of her with the actor on her Instagram account and captioned it as, "The force and the forcefield 👊🏼 #surakshakavach #humreallysaathsaathhai #gotyourback." 

  • 15:20 (IST)

    Subhash Ghai reacts on Salman Khan's bail

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai who has worked with Salman Khan in the film Yuvvraaj tweeted, 'Thanx God 🙏🏽 देर हैं अंधेर नहीं। Good deeds will always pay @BeingSalmanKhan a full justice finally. He has already been punished mentally for 20 years for his big mistakes n still waiting for justice. God bless u salman @beinghuman🙏🏽'

20:27 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Salman Khan arrives in Mumbai

19:07 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Rahul Dev on Salman Khan's bail
18:16 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Sonam Kapoor lends support to Salman Khan
17:13 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Director Anees Bazmee hopes Salman will soon be out of the case

Director Anees Bazmee, who has worked with Salman in No Entry told PTI, "I am very very happy. He is a family, a very dear friend so I wanted him to be free at the earliest from all this. At the same time, we have to follow the law of the land. We are hopeful the higher court will look at things properly and he will be out of this soon." 

16:55 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Race 3 director Remo D'Souza expresses happiness over the decision

Race 3 director Remo D'Souza told PTI, "I am happy that he has got bail. After working with him so closely I have become a huge fan of him not only as an actor but also as a human being. Almost 90 percent of the shoot for 'Race 3' is over and the remaining portions will mostly be shot in India." Producer Ramesh Taurani who is co-producing the film with Salman's SKF Films said, "For us Salman coming out of this was more important. Our prayers have been answered. The shooting of 'Race 3' is almost over, a romantic song is left, which will feature Salman and Jacqueline." 

16:25 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Sona Mohapatra lashes out at Priya Gupta for supporting Salman Khan

Singer Sona Mohapatra who has been vocal about the developments in Salman Khan's blackbuck poaching case since Thursday, took to her Twitter handle to pull up Blackmail producer Priya Gupta as she expressed happiness after Salman was granted bail. She tweeted, "Priya Gupta knows better cus she is 1)A higher authority than the court of law of this country. 2)Loves bhai more than the law of this land. 3)Knows how to ‘protect’ India’s wild life better than the experts. 4)Loves to suck up to the Bolly Brats 5)Is an ‘academic’. Tell me. 🔴" 

16:11 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
TV actors Arjun Bijlani and Maniesh Paul react on Salman Khan's bail

Arjun Bijlani who currently stars in Colors TV show Ishq Mein Marjawan believes that it is the prayers of Salman's fans that worked in his favour and TV anchor Maniesh Paul shared a photo with  Salman. 

15:59 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Mika declares that he will dedicate two songs to Salman Khan at IPL tonight

Singer Mika Singh, who has collaborated with Salman Khan on various films including Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Kick, declared that he will dedicate two songs to the actor at the IPL opening tonight.

15:56 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Aftab Shivdasani expressed his happiness for Salman Khan
15:53 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Singer Ankit Tiwari said that Salman paid the price of being a celebrity

Galliyan singer Ankit Tiwari implied that Salman Khan paid the price of being a celebrity.

15:49 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Suyyash Rai reacts on Salman Khan's bail
15:47 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Actor Rohit Roy welcomes Salman Khan

Television actor welcomes back Salman Khan.

15:44 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Ex Bigg Boss contestants celebrate as Salman gets bail

Kamya Punjabi and Manveer Gurjar who have been supporting the Bigg Boss host Salman Khan from the day he was pronounced guilty in 1998 blackbuck poaching case are happy after the actor has been granted bail by the Jodhpur sessions court. Manveer in his tweet thanked all who supported Salman all this while. 

ये सबकी दुआओ का असर है जो सारी बुराइयाँ और ख़िलाफ़त बेअसर है। 100 अच्छाईयों में 1 बुराई सबको नज़र आती है। मगर ऊपर वाले की नज़र सीधी हो तो अच्छाई को राह मिल ही जाती है। Thanks for Supporting @BeingSalmanKhan #SalmanGetsBail #BlackBuckPoachingCase

15:38 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Sonakshi Sinha on Salman Khan's bail: Hum Really Saath Saath Hain

Sonakshi Sinha who has worked Salman in the Dabangg franchise shared an endearing click of her with the actor on her Instagram account and captioned it as, "The force and the forcefield 👊🏼 #surakshakavach #humreallysaathsaathhai #gotyourback." 

15:32 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Singer Adnan Sami is happy as Salman Khan gets bail

Expressing his happiness on his social media handle, Adnan Sami who worked with the actor in Bajrangi Bhaijaan wrote, "So happy for the bail of my dear brother @BeingSalmanKhan . Relieved. Come home. ‘JAI HO!’ #SalmanKhan." 

15:29 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Bigg Boss 11 winner Shilpa Shinde exclaims "Tiger is back"

Shilpa Shinde, whose new show Dhan Dhana Dhan starts today, rejoiced for Salman Khan on Twitter.

15:25 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Sonu Sood shows his support for Salman Khan
15:23 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Arshi Khan celebrates as Salman gets bail

Arshi Khan, who was a contestant on Bigg Boss 11, expressed her happiness on Twitter.

15:20 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Subhash Ghai reacts on Salman Khan's bail

Filmmaker Subhash Ghai who has worked with Salman Khan in the film Yuvvraaj tweeted, 'Thanx God 🙏🏽 देर हैं अंधेर नहीं। Good deeds will always pay @BeingSalmanKhan a full justice finally. He has already been punished mentally for 20 years for his big mistakes n still waiting for justice. God bless u salman @beinghuman🙏🏽'

15:18 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Television actor Aamir Ali on Salman Khan's bail

TV actor Aamir Ali expressed his joy as Salman gets bail.

15:14 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Dolly Bindra rejoices
15:13 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Salman's Prem Ratan Dhan Payo co-star Neil Nitin Mukesh reacts on his bail
15:11 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Rajpal Yadav relieved after hearing the news
15:08 (IST) 07 Apr 2018
Blackmail producer Priya Gupta reacts on Salman Khan's bail