Prime News, Nation, (New Delhi), April 18:-Shoe hurled at BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao during a press conference. He was speaking about the candidacy of Sadhvi Pragya and was asking why Congress and other parties have a problem with the BJP candidate. The party blames Congress.
The person, who threw the shoe at BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao during a press conference, has identified himself as Dr Shakti Bhargava, a native of Kanpur.
BJP spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao said, “Congress and Congress inspired parties Samajwadi Party and National Conference. What problem do you have with Sadhvi Pragya being fielded as a BJP candidate? During the 10 years Congress was had to defamed Hindu society only at the altar of vote bank politics mastered by Rahul Gandhi.”
It was not immediately clear why the person, who identified himself as a doctor by profession, threw the shoes.
He was immediately bundled out by security guards at the party office and will be handed over to police.
At the time of the incident, BJP leaders Bhupendra Yadav and G V L Narsimha Rao were addressing the media with Rao attacking the Congress for defaming Hindus by foisting “false cases” on Hindutva activists, including Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur.
-(NAV, Inputs: Agencies)