Salman Khan says blackbuck died of natural causes and Twitter bursts out laughing!

When the court asked him whether he had gone for shooting on the night the blackbuck was killed, Salman reportedly answered no

Salman Khan says blackbuck died of natural causes and Twitter bursts out laughing!

Bollywood star Salman Khan on Friday appeared in Jodhpur court and claimed that he was innocent in the 19-year-old blackbuck poaching case.

According to Times of India, The actor said he was falsely framed in the case and added that the animal had a "natural death".

"Only the first forensic report of Dr Nepalia saying that the animal died of "natural causes" was true and the rest of the evidence is false," 

Times quoted Salman as saying in the court.

When the court asked him whether he had gone for shooting on the night the blackbuck was killed, Salman reportedly answered no. He also claimed that reports of bloodstains and hair of the animal found in his jeep were also false.

The Bollywood actor added that all the allegations levelled against him by the prosecution were wrong. Khan has already been acquitted in a case connected to the poaching regarding the weapons that were used. His colleagues Saif Ali khan, Tabu, Sonali Bendre and Neelam were also present in the court as co-accused in the crime.

Twitterati couldn't hold back their confusion and amusement the illogical statement of Salman had created and came up with some funny reactions.