There has been arson and stone pelting at the house of senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid in Nainital. Salman Khurshid in his book has been a target of Hindutva organizations after comparing Hindutva with terrorist organizations like ISIS and Boko Haram.
According to the report, the miscreants who attacked his house had a BJP flag in their hands. Everyone entered the house shouting slogans. On receiving information about the attack, the police reached Khurshid’s house. The fire has been extinguished.
At present, police have been deployed outside the house. The administration is monitoring the situation. Police has registered an FIR in the matter. A book by Salman Khurshid has been launched a few days back. Its name is Sunrise over Ayodhya. There has been an uproar over this book.