Banda: A woman Saturday hurled a slipper at
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav at an election
rally in Baberu area of the district but it fell short of the
Yadav was leaving after addressing the rally when Murti
Singh threw her slipper at him but it did not hit him.
The woman, who was detained by police, claimed she was a
rape victim and Yadav had promised to provide her Rs 2 lakh
in 2009 but did not honour his commitment.
Earlier, addressing the gathering, Yadav accused the
Congress-led UPA at the Centre of promoting corruption and
"Congress did not do any development work in 40 years of
its rule and always promoted corruption and scams", Yadav