• search

Court admits Saif, Neelam's pleas

Written by: Staff

Jodhpur, Apr 1 (UNI) A local court today admitted a petition filed by actors Saif Ali Khan and Neelam seeking rejection of a lower court's order regarding framing of charges against them in the Black buck poaching case.

Upper District and Session Judge Pankaj Bhandari after listening to both counsels admitted the petition and fixed the next hearing on April 22.

Defence counsel Hastimal Saraswat also pleaded on behalf of Salman Khan, Tabu and Sonali Bendre, whose hearing would be held on April 3.

Judicial Magistrate Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit had framed charges against these five actors on February 27. They have been accused of poaching two black bucks in Kankani village in Luni district on October 1-2,1998. These actors were shooting for film ''Hum Saath Saath Hain.'' Saif and Neelam have argued that how can charges be framed against them when they were not even named in the First Information Report.

They say they were not even present during the identification parade.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more