24/03/2016 3:00 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Shoe Hurled At Kanhaiya Kumar In Hyderabad

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Student leader of India's Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)Kanhaiya Kumar speaks to the media at Hyderabad Central University in Hyderabad on March 23, 2016.Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)Delhi student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on bail on sedition charges, arrived in Hyderabad to join protesting Hyderabad University students who are demanding that their vice-chancellor resign. / AFP / NOAH SEELAM (Photo credit should read NOAH SEELAM/AFP/Getty Images)

HYDERABAD -- A shoe was hurled at JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar as he was about to address a seminar here Thursday.

A man sitting in the audience threw a shoe at Kumar but it missed the target and fell just ahead of the stage.

The seminar on ‘Constitutional Rights’ was organized at Sundrayya Vignana Kendram (SVK) at Baghlingampally here, a building run by Left parties.

Police took away the man even as commotion prevailed in the hall for sometime.

The meeting continued after the incident.

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