Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is been prisoned since last two night at the Jodhpur jail. He has been accused in the 1998 Black buck poaching case, the hearing and order was passed on Thursday, as judge Khatri convicted Salman Khan and sentenced him to jail for five years in the nearly two-decade old blackbuck poaching case.
Although even on Friday salman’s Bail plea wasn’t heard, and the court decided to listen to bail plea on Saturday.
However now the salman khan case takes an unexpected turn .
The sessions court on Saturday was expected to decide If he could be granted bail over the blackbuck poaching case has been transferred in an annual shake-up.
As per reports, Jodhpur Sessions Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi was among 87 sessions court judges who have been transferred. Judge Joshi, will be replaced by Chandra Kumar Songara, district and sessions judge of Bhilwara within a week's time.
Judge Joshi had, on Friday, put off the hearing by a day as he wanted to see the entire case record before deciding whether Salman Khan should be granted bail. It is customary for judges to be given seven days for their transitions.
Dev Kumar Khatri, the judge who had passed the order has also been transferred out in the major reshuffle of Rajasthan's judicial officers ordered by the High Court. Judge Khatri will be replaced by Samrendra Singh Sikarwar, who is the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate in Udaipur.
Currently judge Joshi is hearing the matter.
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