We all know that Salman Khan walked free in the 2002-hit-an-run-case. When Salman Khan's close friend Shahrukh Khan was asked to comment on the high court's judgement, the actor said that he is very happy for Salman.
Shahrukh Khan is currently busy in the promotions of his upcoming film Dilwale. At a recent promotional event, when Shahrukh was asked about what he thinks of Salman Khan getting acquitted for the 2002 hit and run case. Shahrukh said, "At a personal level without getting into anything generic or bigger, he is our friend and colleague. I have known him for years now. So, if there is anything happening nice for him then we feel happy. On that level yes, we are happy and in whichever way the judgement has gone is positive for him so we feel happy for him.''
Shahrukh Khan further added, 'Haven't spoken to him but at a very personal level, we are friends so unnke liye accha hoga toh humein bhi acchaa lagega (if it's good for him, then even I'll feel good).''
The Bombay High Court on Thursday (December 10) had acquitted Salman Khan in the hit-and-run case, quashing the trial court order convicting and sentencing him for five years by saying that the prosecution had failed to prove "beyond reasonable doubt" that the actor was driving the vehicle at the time of accident and was drunk.
According to the reports, Bollywood's superstar Salman Khan cried after hearing the verdict.
On the work front, Salman Khan is busy with the shooting of Sultan, where he is playing the role of a wrestler.
Click below to see the EXCLUSIVE pictures of Shahrukh Khan and Kajol from Dilwale's second promo launch.
Shahrukh Khan and Kajol talking to the media at the second promo launch of Dilwale. Directed by Rohit Shetty, Dilwale will release on December 18th.
Shahrukh Khan snapped with Kajol and Rohit Shetty at the promo launch of their film Dilwale. At the same event, Shahrukh Khan was asked to comment on Salman's verdict.
Shahrukh Khan revealed that he loved doing Dilwale because the movie is not just a love story but also has lots of action sequences.
SRK With Kajol
Shahrukh and Kajol can be seen in two different time periods in Dilwale. One when they first met and fell in love and later when they reunited after many years of seperation.
Apart from Shahrukh Khan and Kjaol, Dilwale also features Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon. Both of them are working together for the first time.