Paris: Two people have been arrested for slapping French President Emmanuel Macron.
On Tuesday, BFM TV and RMC radio reported that the president of France Emmanuel Macron was slapped by a man during a walkout session with a crowd in the Drome region of southeastern France.
A video clip showed the incident
A video clip circulating on Twitter shows a man in a green T-shirt with glasses and face mask shouting ‘Down with Macrona’ and then giving the president of France a slap.
Macron’s security team immediately swung into action, dragged the man to the ground and took Macron away from him. Macron’s security team has confirmed that a man tried to slap Macron.