SHARAD PAWAR SLAPPED

  • Sharad Pawar attacker Harvinder Singh gets bail December 19, 2011

    New Delhi Harvinder Singh, the man who slapped Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, has been granted bail by the Patiala House court. Singh was granted bail on Monday with the court ruling that he was not mentally stable. Singh had slapped Sharad Pawar at the...
  • Man who slapped Pawar sent to judicial custody November 25, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday sent the man, who assaulted Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday, to judicial custody till December 9. The accused, Harvinder Singh, was on Thursday arrested after he slapped the agriculture minister at the NDMC Centre in New Delhi. Singh slapped Pawar while shouting slogans...
  • Ready to apologize to Pawar over my remark: Anna November 25, 2011

    Pune: After committing a fauxpas in his reaction to the attack on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, Anna Hazare said on Thursday night that he was ready to apologise if his remark was perceived to be "wrong". "He got slapped! Only one slap?" Hazare had said to a group of journalists...
  • Attack on Pawar exposes security lapse: Chavan November 25, 2011

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday strongly condemned the attack on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and said such incidents expose "lapses" in security of senior leaders and Ministers. The NCP President (71) was slapped by a man at a public function in Delhi. The attacker, Harvinder Singh, claimed...
  • Bihar: Nitish disapproves slapping of Pawar November 25, 2011

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday condemned the slapping of union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar by a youth in New Delhi. "It is not right way to protest on any issue...We do not approve of such a violent act and condemn it. There is no place for violence in...
  • Not fair to blame any party for this attack: Pawar November 24, 2011

    On Anna Hazare's comment, Union Minister Sharad Pawar reacted and said, "He has a new language for Gandhivaad." ...
  • Anna condemns attack on Pawar after rubbing it in November 24, 2011

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anna Hazare condemned the attack on Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar calling it undemocratic a few hours after he had asked if he (Pawar) was slapped just once. "It's not correct in a democracy, it is undemocratic. No one should manhandle anyone. There should...
  • Protests in Maharashtra after attack on Pawar November 24, 2011

    Mumbai: The attack on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in Delhi on Thursday sparked protests in his home state Maharashtra and invited strong condemnation from political parties. 'Rasta roko' (blockades) protests were held in Solapur and Nashik to condemn the attack on Pawar, who was slapped by a youth at a...
  • MPs condemn Pawar attack; warn UPA on price rise November 24, 2011

    New Delhi: Union Minister and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar was slapped at a government function in Delhi on Thursday. Even though the Opposition slammed the incident, they said the common man is concerned about price rise. Leaders across party lines have condemned the incident, saying everyone is concerned about price rise...
  • Just one slap! Anna reacts to attack on Pawar November 24, 2011

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anticorruption crusader Anna Hazare, whose name was taken by the man who attacked Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar in Delhi on Thursday, reacted by asking if the Minister was slapped only once. "He was slapped? Was he slapped only once?" Hazare asked when...
  • Delhi: Man slaps Sharad Pawar at NDMC centre November 24, 2011

    New Delhi: A man slapped Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar at the NDMC Centre in New Delhi on Thursday. The man identified as Harvinder Singh slapped Pawar while shouting slogans against price rise and corruption cases. He has been arrested by the police and...