Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief Kamal Haasan's car was allegedly attacked by a man late Sunday. The incident took place near Kancheepuram while he was returning to the hotel after election campaign. In a public meeting conducted on Sunday, Kamal Haasan had introduced the Kancheepuram constituency candidate, SKP Gopinath.
According to reports, the man was in an inebriated state and tried to block Kamal Haasan's car as he wanted to meet the Tamil actor. Kamal wasn't injured but the windscreen of the vehicle was damaged. The man suffered injuries and he was immediately taken to the hospital.
Man gets beaten brutally after allegedly banging on @ikamalhaasan's car window at Kancheepuram.— Pramod Madhav♠️ (@PramodMadhav6) March 14, 2021
He was reportedly beaten badly as word spread that Kamal's car window was broken!
Vehicle is fine, says Kamal's team. pic.twitter.com/fiZdBZ6LCi
The party's general secretary AG Mourya took to his Twitter and claimed that the person who attempted to break the glass of Kamal's car in Kancheepuram was handed over to the police. Mourya said that the attack was a planned one and they wouldn't fear such tactics. He further added that Kamal Haasan was going to speak in Coimbatore today.
காஞ்சிபுரத்தில் எங்கள் தலைவரின் கார் கண்ணாடியை உடைத்து தாக்க முயன்றவர் காவல்துறையிடம் ஒப்படைக்கப்பட்டுள்ளார்.— A.G. Mourya IPS (Rtd) 🔦 (@MouryaMNM) March 14, 2021
நேர்மையின் பயணத்தை குள்ளநரித்தனத்தால் எதிர்கொள்பவர்களைக் கண்டு அஞ்சமாட்டோம்.
தலைவரின் இடிமுழக்கம் நாளை கோவையில்.
விரைவில் கோட்டையில்.#KamalHaasan @maiamofficial pic.twitter.com/XJfYlCcZ6A
According to reports, the party's representatives went to Vishnukanchi police station to file a complaint at around 11 pm on Sunday.