Kejriwal attacked in Haryana
An unidentified man hit Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal while he was campaigning Charkhi Dadri area in Haryana on Friday.
"Someone hit me hard on my neck jst now. This kimd of violent reaction is expected of them. It only shows their true character n desperation," Kejriwal tweeted.
AAP supporters reportedly beat up the person after the incident.
Condemning such reactions by the AAP supporters, Kejriwal tweeted: "But our supporters beat him up in retaliation. That is v wrong. That is not expected of us.I am deeply hurt by the reaction of our supporters. If we also react violently, then what is the difference betn them n us?"
He said: "If we ever become violent, the movementwud be finished. So, pl pl pl, in future, if anyone hits us including me, we shud be nice to him. We shud never never react violently. If u r a part of this movement - kasam khao kabhi haath nahi uthaoge, chahe kitna bada hamla kyon na ho (Promise you will never raise your hands despite a big attack)."
(Posted on 28-03-2014)