Some claim that he has been suffering for 20 years and had only kept an assault rifle to protect his family. Some supporters say let bygones be bygones as he has a family to look after. With each passing day, the clamour for clemency to Sanjay Dutt is growing louder as proponents of the 'pardon Sanjay' brigade feel that the Bollywood star made a mistake but he is innocent. Some claim that he has been suffering for 20 years and had only kept an assault rifle to protect his family. Some supporters say let bygones be bygones as he has a family to look after.