The Supreme Court finally heeded to the request of Sanjay Dutt and the wishes of his myriad fans. Responding to the review petition filed by Sanjay Dutt over it's verdict 'five year jail term and the four weeks to surrender', the apex court granted him four more weeks to surrender and enunciated that it shall not extended any more. He was initially granted four weeks of time over which he filed a review petition requesting the court six months extension to reportedly fulfill his shooting commitments. The ‘Munna Bhai’ of Bollywood will undergo the punishment of three and half year jail term once the apex court’s ‘date of surrender’ commences. The latest verdict is gaining an outpour of elation from Sanjay's fans especially in the social forums.
Sanjay was sentenced this jail term due to illegal possession of firearms during 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. Sanjay has already undergone 18 months of jail term in connection with this case.