K’taka MLA Bharat Shetty booked for ‘slap Rahul Gandhi’ remark

According to the FIR, Shetty has been accused of provoking people to fight and creating communal tensions and animosity.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jul 11, 2024 | 3:00 PMUpdatedJul 11, 2024 | 3:00 PM

K’taka MLA Bharat Shetty booked for ‘slap Rahul Gandhi’ remark

A case was registered against Karnataka BJP MLA Dr Y Bharat Shetty, for his incendiary remarks against Rahul Gandhi. An FIR has been filed against his provocative speech during a protest on 8 July. He said Gandhi should be locked up and slapped inside the Parliament for his alleged anti-Hindu remarks. Shetty is accused of provoking people to fight and creating communal tensions.

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