As per the recent report by Mumbai Mirror Salman Khan was openly threatened by Rajasthan gangster Lawrence Bishnoi when he appeared in Jodhpur Court for his blackbuck case hearing. “Salman Khan will be killed here, in Jodhpur…Then he will come to know about our real identity,” Bishnoi said when he was taken by the Police.
Salman is now back in Mumbai. The shooting for the movie Race 3 was delayed because of the continuous threats.It is said that some armed men appeared on the sets of the movie. A source from the sets of the movie Race 3 said, ” The police arrived at the ‘Race 3’ set in Film City and told Salman and producer Ramesh Taurani that the shoot had to be stopped immediately as the actor needed to head home as soon as possible. Salman was escorted in another car by six cops, while his own car was driven back to his residence by another group of cops “.
A senior police officer said, ” We are taking Bishnoi’s threat seriously but we have assured Salman that he will receive maximum police protection. We are also investigating the motive behind Bishnoi’s threat to Salman “.
Confirming the news of threats, Salman’s father Salim Khan said, ” While I don’t know the exact details about when he left the sets, I do know that there were some threats. But Salman has a good team of security personnel. This is not the first time that he is getting such threats. In this industry, people keep getting such threats a lot “.
As Salim was asked if they were intended to take any legal action in the matter, he said ” The only action we are taking is to make sure that Salman is safe. He is going to the shoots normally right now “.