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Man shouts 'Vande Mataram', throws bangles at Smriti Irani in Gujarat

Due to the distance, the bangles did not reach the stage and the policemen quickly took him away

Press Trust of India  |  Ahmedabad 

A man was Tuesday detained by the police for throwing bangles at Union minister Smriti Irani while she was addressing a function at Amreli town in Gujarat. The man, in his mid-20s, was identified as Ketan Kaswala, a resident of Mota Bhandaria village in Amreli district, the police said. The incident happened in the evening when the Union textile minister was addressing a gathering as part of the celebrations of the completion of three years of the Narendra Modi government, said Amreli Superintendent of Police (SP) Jagdish Patel. "As the minister was addressing the crowd, ...

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First Published: Tue, June 13 2017. 12:32 IST
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