Salman Khan is a superstar in Bollywood with hand full of films but he seems infuriated with 2002 hit and run case filed against him. 47 year old Salman today was charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder in link with that case. Though the Mumbai court exempted Sallu bhai from personal appearance throughout the trial, the court made it clear that he must be present whenever the court seeks his presence. The case now has been transferred to another court which will take it up for hearing on August 19.
Khan is accused for running his Land Cruiser on the foot path near a bakery in the suburb of Bandra in Mumbai on September 28, 2002. In that incident, Salman killed one person and injured four others. Khan has pleaded not guilty. He was previously charged with ‘killing by negligence’ which carries a maximum prison term of two years.