New Delhi: A man identified as Tarun Gajjar slapped Gujarat Patidar leader Hardik Patel in Gujarat's Surendranagar district. The incident took place while Patel was addressing a rally. The Man revealed the reason behind his actions.
Tarun Gajjar, was overpowered by Congress workers and was later admitted to a hospital after reportedly being thrashed by them. Talking to the media, Gajjar said: "My wife was pregnant when Patidar agitation happened. She was undergoing treatment at a hospital and I had faced problems at that time. I had decided then that I will hit this man. I had to teach him a lesson anyhow."
Gajjat further added that, "Then again during his rally in Ahmedabad when I had gone to get medicine for my child, everything was shut down. He shuts down the roads, he shuts down Gujarat whenever he wants to. Who is he? Gujarat's Hitler?"
Earlier, Hardik Patel on Friday was slapped at a public meeting in Surender nagar district, Gujarat. Patel was slapped in Gujarat’s Surender nagar district during a Jan Aakrosh Sabha. Patel was addressing the audience at a Jan Aakrosh Sabha organised by party's district unit when a man climbed up on the stage and slapped the Patidar leader.