Popular Cine heroin Tamannaah faced an awkward situation, when a shoe was hurled at her during the inauguration of a Jewellery showroom in Himayathnagar on Sunday. The shoe, however, did not hit her, and it hit a salesman of the company.
The shoe was hurled by a youth identified as Karimullah, who was immediately taken into custody by the police. Interestingly, after throwing the shoe, he stood his ground and did not budge. There was a huge crowd of fans and supporters of the actress at the inauguration ceremony. Bouncers drafted for the occasion, were said to have pushed some people to control the surging crowd. The shoe was hurled by Karimullah, a B.Tech student, at this juncture, eye witnesses said.
Some bouncers immediately thrashed Karimullah even as a couple of policemen rushed to the scene and took away the offender. Karimullah is reported to have told the police that he is a fan of the actress and he witnesses all her films. He told the police that he hurled the show as she was angry that she was not acting in Telugu films now-a-days. (NSS)