Chappal Flung at Kamal Hassan, Misses Him


Actor-turned-politician Kamal Hassan in a huge rally addressing received an anonymous chappal (footwear) being hurled which missed him at Tirupparankundram on the evening of May 15.

The Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Hassan invited such an incident because of his remarks on Mahatama Gandhi’s killer Nathuram Godse when he evoked controversy a week before saying “India’s first free extremist was a Hindu.”

Meanwhile, the police have detained one person in the incident and also said the chappals which were targeted at the MNM leader fell quite a distance away from him in the swelling crowd.

The police have also caught and detained more persons from BJP and Hanuman Sena in the incident.



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