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Jodhpur court adjourns hearing in poaching case

The court fixed January 16 for the next hearing in the black buck poaching case involving Salman Khan.

india Updated: Dec 11, 2006 19:51 IST

A local court on Monday fixed January 16 for the next hearing in the black buck poaching case involving Salman Khan and some other actors.

Judicial Magistrate Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit adjourned the hearing in the case of poaching of two black bucks in October 1998 at Kankani village till January 16.

Salman is charged with Section 51 (hunting) of Wild Life Protection Act while Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, Sonali Bendre and Tabu along with a local Dushyant Singh have been charged with Section 52 (abetment) of the Act.

Salman has already been sentenced to one year imprisonment and a fine of Rs 5000 for killing a chinkara in Bhawad and a five-year term and a fine of Rs 25,000 for killing a back buck in Ghora Farm.