Salman Khan Says He Is Both Hindu And Muslim


In arms act case being heard at the Jodhpur court, Salman Khan pleaded “not guilty” on Wednesday. While recording his statement, Salman Khan was left puzzled for few seconds when asked about his caste.

Bollywood actor Salman Khan who was summoned at the Jodhpur court was spotted reaching the court with trusted bodyguard Shera and sister Alvira today on May 29 around 9.50 am. The actor was called into the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate in Jodhpur to record his statement relating to the Arms Act.

Before recording Salman’s statement, Chief Judicial Magistrate Anupama Bijlani asked the actor to state his name, father’s name, profession and other details. Salman Khan answered everything but the actor got confused when the court asked about his caste.

He gave a puzzled look to the court, after few seconds someone from the crowd suggested he say “Muslim”. But Salman Khan said to the court “Hindu and Muslim” both. Bollywood’s Dabangg actor Salman Khan‘s this statement was taken with a confused expressions on people’s present in the court. Salman justified his statement in the court saying that his father is a Muslim and mother is a Hindu, so he is both.

The actor has been accused of hunting and killing the endangered deer while shooting his film Hum Saath Saath Hain in Rajasthan in 1998. His co-stars, Saif Ali Khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam, have been charged with inciting the actor to hunt.

On work front, we’ll get to see Salman in Kabir Khan‘s Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Sooraj Barjatya‘s Prem Ratan Dhan Payo.