Sanjay Dutt was released on Thursday, and his release has made more news than any movie release. After serving a 42-month sentence for illegal possession of weapons, he was released.
His 23 years long battle with accusations of terrorism, his father does wish to see him free of all allegations and his experience in jail. Sanjay Dutt revealed nine astonishing facts before the media and we had listed them down. These facts would melt any pair of eyes as it did ours.
1. The first thing which Sanjay Dutt expressed before the media was his father. He remembered his father and said that his father, Sunil Dutt would have been overwhelmed by his release. Sanjay said that his father’s only wish and the fight was to see his son free of all accusations of terrorism.
2. Sanjay Dutt used to make paper bags and work as a radio jockey at the Yerwada Central Jail. His earnings during his jail time amounted to Rs. 450 which he gave to her wife, Manyata. He also praised his wife for standing by his side throughout the journey and being the sole inspiration for him to walk through hard times.
3. Sanjay appealed to the media for not including or mentioning his name anywhere with the 1993 bombings. He urged the media to stop attaching the Mumbai serial blasts case with his name.
4. The celebrity status prevented him from doing many things in prison. However, his grit made him able to cope up with the pressure.
5. Sanjay credited God for making his life strange. He said that maybe it was God’s way of keeping him in jail to protect him. He said that if he had been outside, he might have been killed. However his utter faith in the Almighty helped him take on all tests life threw at him, and he said that his faith helped him fare well in all tests.
6.The next fact revealed by Mr. Dutt is probably known to all- his drug addiction. He reported that addiction got hold of him from his college days when he used cocaine, heroin, pills and sometimes injecting drugs into his body.
7.His situation worsened one day when he snorted cocaine and slept for two days straight and then he was sent to a rehabilitation program in America by his father
8.The nuisance did not stop here. When he returned from America, his drug peddler tried to sell him drugs.
9.In the need, he said that jail term has made Sanjay Dutt a man with no ego.