Srinagar: The Independent MLA from Langate, Er Rashid was assaulted on Saturday by a mob in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, reports said.
Sources said that a mob tried to beat-up the legislator and made an attempt to throw ink on him but the move was foiled by his accompanied party men.
As per the reports, mob, allegedly comprising of some RSS and the BJP members, badly damaged the vehicle in which Rashid was travelling.
“They shouted slogans like, Bharat mai rehna hai, Ram Ram kehna hai, Pakistan Murdabad.” reports said.
Rashid was to attend a public meeting in district Rajouri.