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Shah Rukh's effigy beaten up with chappals

A large number of Muslims o Friday put a garland of shoes round an effigy of film star, Shah Rukh Khan here to protest against his alleged "derogatory" remarks against Prophet Mohammed.

india Updated: Jun 19, 2009 19:33 IST

A large number of Muslims on Friday put a garland of shoes round an effigy of film star, Shah Rukh Khan in Bhopal to protest against his alleged "derogatory" remarks against Prophet Mohammed.

The protestors, gathered at Jehangirabad square after Friday prayers, beat up Shah Rukh's effigy with footwear to vent their anger with film star.

Later, they dispersed peacefully at the end of the protest which lasted about 30 minutes.

Shah Rukh in an interview to a magazine compared Prophet Mohammed with Adolf Hitler and Winston Churchill.