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Slipper attack on Kamal at election rally

IANS  |  Chennai 

Enraged by Haasan's 'Hindu terrorist' remark, a person threw his slipper at him at in

Haasan was addressing an election rally in support of his Makkal Needhi Maiam candidate when the attack took place on Wednesday night.

Police said the person who threw the slipper has been taken into custody. The slipper fell before the dais and not near Haasan.

At the meeting, a group of people shouted slogans. The police took 11 persons into custody.

On Sunday, at the constituency, Haasan, while campaigning for his party candidate, said about the killer of Mahatma Gandhi: "The first extremist of independent was a Hindu -- Nathuram Godse. It all started from there."

Minister said the actor-politician's tongue should be cut.



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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 19:54 IST