Many Indian and Pakistani television networks have switched to rolling coverage to bring viewers the latest in Salman Khan, who was convicted this morning.
The actor has been pronounced guilty of all charges including culpable homicide in the 2002 hit-and-run case. He has been sentenced to five years in prison.. He has maintained that he was not behind the wheel, accusing his driver Ashok as being responsible just a few weeks ago.
NDTV 24×7, News18 India, Aaj Tak, ABP News broke into the story in the early hours of this morning. Pakistan news channels, Dunya News, ARY News, Geo News, Geo Tez and Samaa TV are running with updates. British mainstream channels like BBC News, ITV and Sky News also have been giving coverage on the story.