Salman Khan is a superstar who has spent more than three decades in the Indian film industry. His long career which continues has given him fame, fan following, love, and identity as the favorite of millions ‘Salman Bhai’. The star has played several characters and hit films that are ruling over the heart of his fans and loved ones. However, with all of this success and glamor, there are also hurdles in his story.
Several times for different reasons the actor has landed up in controversy. The controversies at times have created headlines that have landed him in trouble. But the actor has always found his way out of all of it!
Here we take a look at some controversies that created headlines with a negative impact!
Black Buck Poaching Case:
This case has been a long pending case since 1998. This is the case when the actor was filming for his super hit movie Hum Saath Saath Hain. He along with his other co-actors from Suraj Barjatya’s film Sonali Bendre, Tabu, Neelam, and Saif Ali Khan were spotted hunting two chinkaras. The actor is accused of the same while others were acquitted. Currently, the actor is out on the bail in this case.
Hit And Run Case:
Popularly known as a hit and run case, in 2002 the actor was accused of running his car over five people. Out of those five one died while the other four were injured. He was alleged to drink and drive. In 2015, the actor was acquitted of all the accusations however, the following year Maharashtra government challenged his acquittal in the apex court.
Comment While Promoting Sultan:
The actor had made a controversial statement while talking about his 2016 film Sultan and his training sessions for the same. During one of the media interactions he was asked about his training and Salman Khan said, “When I used to walk out of that ring, it used to be actually like a raped woman walking out.” This go well with the people and later he apologized for his statement.
Statement On Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Film Success:
The duo of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Salman Khan is quite well-known and has given some good to the audience and the Indian Cinema. Khamoshi and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam are the two films that are loved even today and are considered classics. But, there was a rift between the two of them which became evident after Salman’s statement, ‘Bhansali is surviving in the industry only because of his two films Khamoshi and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.