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Sanjay Dutt's conviction: A timeline
November 28, 2006 15:34 IST
Following is the chronology of events leading to actor Sanjay Dutt's conviction under the Arms Act in the 1993 bomb blasts in Mumbai:
April 19, 1993: Sanjay Dutt is picked up by the Mumbai Crime Branch from airport after his arrival from Mauritius. He is arrested on the same day on charges of possessing an AK-56 rifle, a 9mm pistol and some ammunition and later destroying them.
April 28, 1993: Sanjay makes confession before police.
Nov 4, 1993: Chargesheet filed against Sanjay.
Nov 20, 1994: Sanjay retracts from his confession.
Sep 11, 1995: Trial court rejects Sanjay's bail.