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Synonyms for blackbuck

common Indian antelope with a dark back and spiral horns

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Bollywood star Salman Khan was convicted under Section 51 of the Wildlife (Protection) Act by the CJM's court and was awarded a five-year prison term along with a fine of Rs 10,000 after being found guilty of killing two blackbucks in Jodhpur during the shooting of his 1998 blockbuster 'Hum Saath Saath Hain'.
These projects have had some success and now there are small captive populations of blackbuck in 3-4 locations, particularly in Kirthar and lal Sohanra National Parks.
The frontal surface of the skull was formed by the frontal, parietal, nasal, parts of the maxilla and premaxilla (incisive) bone as reported in Kagani goats (Sarma, 2006), chital (Kumawat et al., 2014), Pygmy hog (Kalita et al.) and blackbuck (Choudhary & Singh, 2016b).
The petitioner had stated that blackbuck is a rare animal and is being hunted in Pakistan despite it being termed illegal under Punjab Wildlife Protection Act 1974.
Several thousands, ranging from toddlers in arms to youth, elderly men and women, many carrying placards and banners with Salman's pictures had been waiting after he was granted bail by Jodhpur Session Court Judge RK Joshi in a 1998 case of blackbuck poaching.
The blackbuck is an endangered species protected under the Indian Wildlife Act.
JODHPUR -- Bollywood superstar Salman Khan was arrested on Thursday after he was given a five-year jail in a 1998 blackbuck poaching case.
Khan, 52, was found guilty of violating the country's wildlife law for killing a blackbuck, an endangered species of antelope, in 1998 while filming the movie 'Hum Saath - Saath Hain'.
The actor contends he did not shoot the two blackbuck deer in the western India preserve in 1998 and was acquitted in related cases.
The Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been given a five-year jail sentence after he was found guilty of poaching two blackbuck antelopes.
The world-class wildlife park has welcomed new arrivals such as a vervet monkey, 22 blackbuck antelopes, three Arabian wolves, 12 corn snakes, two Nile crocodiles, five Egyptian fruit bats, six wood ducks, 24 African spurred tortoises and three African white lions, amongst others.
Home to the most diverse array of animals in the UAE, the wildlife park has received a vervet monkey, 22 blackbuck antelopes, three Arabian wolves, 12 corn snakes, two Nile crocodiles, five Egyptian fruit bats, six wood ducks, 24 African spurred tortoises and three African white lions, amongst others.
If you'd like to experience exotic species like axis deer or blackbuck without leaving the country, you can always go to Texas, where there are plenty of low-fence, off-season options.
Though the Indian blackbuck is small, it is one of the world's most striking creatures.
Salman's appeal against his conviction in a blackbuck poaching case is also being heard.