Sanjay Dutt granted parole again; ‘ill’ wife attends film screening

Last Updated: Dec 07, 2013, 10:47 AM IST

Zee Media Bureau

Mumbai: Sanjay Dutt, who is currently serving the remaining 42 months of his five-year jail term for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, was granted a month’s parole again.

Dutt had applied for parole to take care of his ill wife Maanyata. But interestingly, the lady who is supposedly ill was spotted at a film’s screening on Thursday.

Dutt, 54, was earlier granted a fortnight`s parole for medical reasons on October 01, which was extended by another 15 days and he returned to the jail on October 30.

Having served 18 months in jail as an undertrial, Dutt started his stint in jail on May 16 this year and makes paper bags which are sold outside through some NGOs.