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Chaos at PML-N election rally after shoe thrown at Hamza Shehbaz
- Web Desk
- Jan 28, 2024
LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and former Punjab chief minister Hamza Shehbaz narrowly escaped an attempt to hit him with a shoe during an election rally. The incident, which occurred yesterday in Lahore, has since gained widespread attention after a video capturing the dramatic moment went viral on various social media platforms.
During Hamza Shehbaz’s address to the crowd at the election rally, an individual present in the audience targetted the league leader by throwing a shoe in his direction. The video footage depicts Hamza continuing his speech, undeterred by the unexpected attack.
Subsequent to the shoe-throwing incident, another video surfaced on social media revealing the swift response of PML-N workers at the rally. Members of the party surrounded the individual responsible for the attempted assault, delivering a strong rebuke by slapping them.
Local leaders from the constituency, acting promptly, intervened to defuse the situation. They rescued the man from the crowd and escorted him to a nearby house, ensuring his safety amid the escalating tensions at the election rally. The incident highlights the intensity and fervor surrounding the political atmosphere as the election season progresses in Pakistan.