Mumbai: The prime accused in the 2002 hit and run case, Ashok Singh, the family driver of Salim has made into another controversy which makes him a tax fraud. Ashok Singh, who withheld the truth from past 13 years, today broke his silence and accepted his heinous crime of running over sleeping pedestrians.
“I wanted Bhai to shoot for Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. But because of my lies Bhai and also the court struggled for a decade. I apologize to every Indian for my misbehavior.” Ashok Sing rued. “Earlier I kept this incident as a secret because of my family and now because of the same reason I am revealing it. I want my children to be
happy honest.” he added.
He said he came to court on Monday after Salim Khan, Salman’s father, asked him to present himself before the court and tell the truth. An HT report confirmed.
On being asked whether or not Salman Khan, after the incident, had ever asked him to tell the truth; he said “Bhai was not well the other day, he had Amnesia back then. He didn’t have much of a memory of that day.” Ashok has refused that he was not paid money to take up the charges , sources close to the Income Tax Department have disclosed that his (Ashok) house was raided later this evening. A huge sum of money, for a driver to possess, was recovered from his house. IT department, however, has not spoken anything on this issue.
Meanwhile, there are rumors spreading about the Black Buck that was, apparently, killed in Jodhpur by Salman Khan is still alive and the black buck was kidnapped by journalists in order to put Bhai in news for mere TRP reasons.