Delhi: Senior BJP leader GVL Narasimha Rao had a bitter experience during a press conference in Delhi today. When GVL was addressing a press conference, a person hurled his shoe at him. The BJP staff present in the room was quick to grab the culprit by the collar to show him the door.
The person who hurled slipper has been identified as Dr Shakti Bhargava of Bhargava Hospitals . He is said to be a doctor from Kanpur as per his ID card details.
Chaos prevailed after the man was escorted out of the room. There were anxious moments at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. The shoe missed GVL by inches. The person has been detained, as per reports.
As per latest reports he is said to be associated with the Congress party.After the shoe was thrown at him, GVL continued talking saying that his party condemns this action and that would not be deterred by such criminal elements.
He also requested the media to show this to the world and condemn such acts of intolerance. The police took Bhargav into custody.
More details awaited.