Subsequently, a scuffle broke out between the supporters of Hardik and the attacker.
This incident comes a day after a shoe was hurled at BJP's national spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao while he was addressing a media briefing in New Delhi. He, however, had a narrow escape as the shoe did not hit him.
Prior to joining Congress, Hardik had said he would help strengthen the ideology of the party and take it to the villages.
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