Salman Khan is one of the best and oldest Khans in the Bollywood industry. He is well-known for his acting and has a lot of fan following. Along with gaining his fan following by creating blockbuster movies, he has also gained it from being the host of Bigg Boss, which is extremely popular among the Indian audience. He is also well-known for being a fan person. He is very much involved in interactions with his fans.
He is extremely liked for his nature and his personality. He is also famous for his style and is liked by the masses in abundance. However, he has been involved in some of the worst controversies that the Bollywood industry has ever seen. Let us take a look at those:
1. Blackbuck Poaching Case
This was one of the first-ever controversies in which Salman Khan was involved. Back in 1998, he was shooting for Sooraj Barjatya’s movie Hum Saath Saath Hain’, and during the shooting, he shot an endangered Blackbuck. Everyone was shocked by this, and he was given an imprisonment sentence of 5 years. He was out on bail sometime later.
2. Hit And Run Case
This case happened in the year 2002. He was reportedly driving in Mumbai, and his car crashed into the footpath near a bakery. That crash killed one person and injured four others. He was found guilty of this and was punished by the court. However, it did not take him much time to get out on bail, and in 2015, he was cleared of all charges.
3. Breakup with Aishwarya Rai
This was one of the worst breakups of Salman Khan’s life. He created a lot of chaos after that. He used to go to Aishwarya Rai’s house and bang the door late at night. He also used to go to the shooting sites where she was present and create a scene there. He was said to be a possessive boyfriend who abused his girlfriend.
4. The Fight With Shahrukh Khan
In 2008, at Katrina Kaif’s birthday party, the two top actors, Salman Khan, and Shahrukh Khan, got into a massive fight. It was said that Shahrukh Khan made certain remarks about Salman Khan, which was not taken well by Salman Khan. This led to a rift between the two great friends. However, in 2013, they resolved their fight at Baba Siddiqui’s Iftar party and mocked their fight themselves in an award show in 2016.
5. Harsh Remark Passed During Promotion Of ‘Sultan.’
When he was promoting his movie ‘Sultan,’ he explained to the media that when he used to move towards the wrestling ring for shooting sequences, he used to feel like a ‘raped woman.’ This created a lot of havoc and was considered an insensitive comment against women.
The Bottom Line
As much as Salman Khan is loved, we see that he has been a part of huge controversies that show his different sides. These controversies have always got him into the spotlight for all the wrong reasons because none of these show a good side to him.