Bollywood actor Salman Khan, who was convicted of black deer hunting, has been allowed to go abroad for sponsored programs (promotional events).
The court of Jodhpur District and Sessions Judge Chandra Kumar Sonarga accepted the request for seeking permission to go to Nepal, the US and Canada for the sponsored events of 52 year-old Salman Khan sponsored events, allowing them to go abroad. Is of The court has asked Salman to stay during the foreign travel and give full details of the trip to the court.
Salman Khan was sentenced to five years in jail on April 5, 1998, in two black deer case cases. Khan had hunted two black deers involved in the Wildlife Conservation Act of 1972 during the shooting of the film 'Hum Saath Saath Hai'. His accomplice artist Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Neelam and Sonali Bedrane were also accused in the cases, but the court acquitted them of giving them the benefit of doubt.