Search:



The Web

Rediff








 Latest News on mobile: sms NEWS to 7333

Home > News > Report


Salman Khan allowed to go abroad

February 19, 2003 21:53 IST

A local court in Jodhpur in Rajasthan has allowed film actor Salman Khan, facing trial in poaching cases, to travel abroad later in the month.

Chief Judicial Magistrate Mohammad Salim Malik and Judicial Magistrate Bulaki Das Vyas accepted the applications submitted by Khan's counsel and allowed him to leave the country to visit Abu Dhabi by releasing his passport.

Seeking the permission of the court, Khan's counsel Hastimal Saraswat pleaded that the actor wanted to go to Abu Dhabi from February 21 to 24 for delivering a lecture on 'Education Without Border' in a conference to be attended by 500 students from 17 countries, besides senior business executives and academicians from around the world.

Khan would be sharing his experiences and his journey to stardom in the Mumbai film industry with the audience, his counsel told the courts.

The actor, who is facing trial in the case of hunting of black bucks and chinkaras in the forests near Jodhpur and also a case under the Arms Act, would have to submit his passport to the court on his return.

Khan is the main accused in the poaching cases registered in 1998 when he was shooting for the Sooraj Barjatya's film Hum Saath Saath Hain.


7333: The Latest News on Your Mobile!

© Copyright 2005 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.
More reports from Rajasthan
Read about: Assembly Election 2003


Share your comments




Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Write us a letter
Discuss this article




Related Stories


Adnan to compose for Salman's movie








Copyright © 2005 rediff.com India Limited. All Rights Reserved.