Why did Sanjay Dutt meet Dawood Ibrahim?
Dubai: Sanjay Dutt is an enigma in Bollywood. Inspite of being born in a high class affluent family in which his Father Sunil Dutt happened to be a renowned star and politician he went to jail once for war against the country and siding with the underworld in Mumbai riots. He came out of Jail courtesy his father’s influence in politics and went on to score some stunning hits as actor with Munnabhai MBBS being the highlight in his career.
Now he while answering a specific query from Supreme Court confessed meeting dread don Dawood Imbram once in a dinner hosted by him in Dubai. He responded in the negative to a court’s query if he had any friendship with the don.
The court proceedings were on with respect to Sanjay Dutt in illegal possession of rifle, for which Senior counsel Harish Salve, appeared ion Dutt’s behalf. As Salve was reading Dutt’s confessional statement, given to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the wake of his arrest in 1993 bomb blasts, there was a mention of the actor having met Dawood Ibrahim.
When court asked Salva whether Dutt met Dawood, he said that Dutt had met the don in Dubai where he had hosted a dinner. Salve told the court that the actor went to the dinner along with two film producers.