The Chief Minister of Delhi and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal was slapped by a man in Delhi’s Moti Nagar on Saturday. Arvind Kejriwal was slapped when he was holding a roadshow for the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.
Arvind Kejriwal was slapped when he was waving to the people who had gathered during his roadshow in Delhi. A man, wearing a marooned-coloured shirt, climbed atop his car and slapped the Delhi chief minister on his face before being taken down by AAP chief’s supporters.
The man who slapped Arvind Kejriwal was identified as Suresh of Kailash Park, he had been taken to Moti Nagar police station. Eyewitnesses say that the man who slapped Mr. Kejriwal was very angry, he abused him and was waiting for a while for Kejriwal’s roadshow to come by and when it came, he jumped in front of his car slapped the chief minister.
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Monika Bhardwaj the DCP (west) said the man has been identified as 33-year-old Suresh and he deals in spare parts in Kailash Park.
The Aam Aadmi Party chief minister faced multiple instances of slapping and ink splash. In 2014, Arvind Kejriwal was slapped by a man in Delhi’s Dakshinpuri area. Four days after this incident the chief minister was slapped again by an unidentified man, the assault left a swollen face and eye.
In 2013, Arvind Kejriwal has also been attacked with ink.
The series of attacks, only go on to prove how easily accessible Mr. Kejriwal was and is to the masses even though he enjoyed police protection.