The hearing for the further procedure in Salman Khan’s 2002 hit and run case is likely to be heard today on July 27, 2015. The Supreme Court will hear a plea by the mother of a deceased Mumbai police constable for the transfer of 2002 hit and run case from Mumbai to Delhi.
The plea also seeks for the cancellation of bail given to Salman Khan after the conviction where he was sentenced for fiver years of jail term. Where areas, actor’s appeal against five year jail term is currently pending before the Bombay high court.
On July 20, 2015, the court had rejected an intervening plea against the actor by a convict in a murder case. A convict in a murder case, whose appeal has not been heard since 2009 had put an application to the court, seeking stay on an appeal filed by Salman Khan against his five-year sentence in the 2002 hit-and-run case.
The actor who is on the fresh bail after being convicted of all the charges in 2002 hit and run case did not turn up in the court during the last hearing while his sister Alvira Khan Agnihotri visited in the court.
Sentence was suspended on May 08, and fresh bail was granted in cash of Rs 30,000 in lieu of surety as a temporary measure.
Salman Khan’s car had met with accident in suburban Bandra on September 28, 2002, killing one person and injuring four. 13 years after the trial began, Salman Khan’s 2002 hit and run case came to end on May 6 where session court found him guilty and sentenced him for five years jail, convicted under all charges including under Section 304 A of the Indian Penal Code (rash and negligent driving); 279 (rash driving); 337 (causing minor injuries); 338 (causing major injuries) 427 (negligence) in connection with the case.