Jodhpur, May 7: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s bail hearing in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case has been scheduled for hearing on July 17.
District and Session Judge Chandra Kumar Songara ordered the arguments to begin but Salman’s counsel Mahesh Bora wanted some time.
Heeding to his request, the fixed July 17 for the next hearing.
Soon after this, Salman was seen leaving the Jodhpur trial court. He had arrived in the city on Sunday.
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On April 5, the actor was convicted and sentenced a five-year jail term by Chief Judicial Magistrate Dev Kumar Khatri for killing two blackbucks 19 years ago.
Following this, the Bollywood actor spent two nights in the Jodhpur Central Jail, before he was granted bail by the sessions court on April 7.
While other co-accused Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Neelam , Dushyant Singh and Sonali Bendre were acquitted by the trial court.