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Published:November 24th, 2011 22:53 EST
Angry Youth Slaps Indian Union Minister Sharad Pawar In Delhi

Angry Youth Slaps Indian Union Minister Sharad Pawar In Delhi

By Adil Akhzer

New Delhi: In yet another attack on VVIp`s in India, a youth on thursday slapped Indian Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar during a public funtion.

The accussed identified as Harwinder Singh was later taken into custody by the security guards at the scene and is currently in custody of the Delhi police.

Singh who claimed that he was angry with corruption and inflation issues already assaulted former Indian telecom minister Sukh Ram last Saturday.

"When asked by the media why he slapped the 71 year old man," he said, "These politicians have been causing nothing but trouble in the country, they deserve the same."

He further said, "I will continue to attack politicians. I am the same person who attacked Sukhram last week and I will continue doing this. I do not regret any of my actions."

No FIR (first information report) has been filed yet by the indian agriculture minsister on the incident.

However reacting to the incident Sharad Pawar called the attack as "stupid" and said that he did not make much out of it.

Meanwhile, Indian Prime Minster and many other Indian political parties and have condemned the attack.