Sweets were distributed at his residence located on the outskirts of the city at Holy City colony. Sidhu's wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu, daughter Rabia Sidhu, friends and relatives offered sweets to each other and danced to the beating of drums.
"The justice has been done. My father is an honest and innocent man. He could never hurt anybody as he is very kind hearted and humble," Sidhu's daughter Rabia said.
A bench of Justices J Chelameswar and Sanjay Kishan Kaul reversed the findings of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, which had convicted the cricketer-turned-politician for culpable homicide not amounting to murder and had sentenced him to three years in jail.
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