Salman Khan denies receiving any threat in police statement
On Sunday, Salman’s father Salim Khan allegedly received a threat letter
Salman Khan, in a statement to the police on Tuesday, denied receiving any threat from anyone. As per reports, the actor also stated that he didn’t have any disputes with anybody recently.
Earlier, on Monday, Salman Khan’s security was beefed up by the Maharashtra Home Department, after his father, screenwriter Salim Khan allegedly received a threat letter.
As per an ANI report the threat letter was sent on Sunday. The Mumbai Police has also lodged a First Information Report (FIR) against an unknown person for sending the letter.
As per a news report, a police officer connected to the case had said, "Salim Khan follows a morning routine where he goes for a walk on the promenade accompanied by his security personnel. There's a location where he typically takes a break. A chit had been left behind on a bench.”
Salim's security staff found the chit and gave it to him. "Moosa Wale jaisa kar dunga (Will make you like Moose Wala)," the chit read as per the report.
Singer and Congress politician Sidhu Moosewala was recently killed by shooters in Punjab. Lawrence Bishnoi gang, allegedly behind the murder, had also threatened action against Salman after the black buck hunting case.
Mumbai police have recorded Salman and Salim's statements in the case. Footage from more than 200 CCTVs have been seized by the Mumbai Police so far. A total of 10 teams, including the Crime Branch and the local police, are involved in the investigation of the case.
On the work front, Salman is shooting for his upcoming action flick Tiger 3. The Maneesh Sharma film also stars Katrina Kaif and Emraan Hashmi. It is a sequel to Ek Tha Tiger and Tiger Zinda Hai.