Rajasthan HC approaches apex court against Salman Khan in Chinkara poaching cases
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 19-Oct-2016

Jaipur, October 19: Actor Salman Khan is once again in the mess of the Chinkara poaching case as the Rajasthan Government approached the Supreme Court on Tuesday against his acquittal. There are two cases related to the black buck which was complained about by the state. The actor was acquitted by the black buck Rajasthan High Court on July 25 due to lack of evidence.

The Rajasthan government is taking into account the merits and demerits of the case, informed Rajendra Rathore, state’s law Minister. He said that the government has decided to appeal against the decision in Supreme Court. "Hearing on our SLP is expected to come up some time after Diwali vacations," Shiv Mangal Sharma, Additional Advocate General of the Rajasthan government.

Salman Khan is right now shooting in Manali for Kabir Khan’s Tubelight and may have to visit court for further trial if Rajasthan government moves to SC. While Salman Khan was in Rajasthan shooting for the film 'Hum Saath Saath Hain', the animals were killed at Bhawad on the outskirts of Jodhpur on September 26, 1998, and the other at Ghoda Farms on September 28, 1998. Case was also registered against Khan under the Arms Act for alleged possession and use of arms with expired license.