Prime News, State (Belagavi), November 21:- D K Shivakumar was recently caught on camera hitting a man who was clicking a selfie behind him at a public event, and now, the Energy Minister has called it a “normal incident”.
The video showed the minister while talking to reporters at the event on child rights turn around and see the man, who was trying to click a selfie with him. Irked, Shivakumar slapped the man on the arm in front of the cameras.
Shivakumar said, “Have basic common sense. When I’m doing my responsibility and addressing the press, how can someone come out for a selfie? It was a normal incident.”
Earlier, the Energy Minister had hit the headlines because of his properties in Bengaluru, which were raided by the Income Tax Department in August this year.
-(NAV, Inputs: Agencies)