Superstar Salman Khan’s security was strengthened by the Maharashtra Home Department on Monday after he and his dad – screenwriter Salim Khan- – got an unknown threat letter yesterday. On Sunday, Mumbai Police had registered an FIR against unknown persons after the letter first came to light.
“Maharashtra Home Department strengthens actor Salman Khan’s security after a threat letter was sent to him and his father Salim Khan yesterday, June 5,” news agency ANI tweeted on Monday morning. On Sunday, Mumbai Police had told the agency that a probe was in progress after the discovery of the letter.
A TOI report cited police officer connected to the case as saying, “Salim Khan follows a morning routine where he goes for a walk on the promenade accompanied by his security personnel. There’s a location where he typically takes a break. A chit had been left behind on a bench.”
Salim’s security staff found the chit and gave it to him. “Moosa Wale jaisa kar dunga (Will make you like Moose Wala),” the chit read according to the report. Police are also looking at the CCTV footage in the Bandstand area.