BJP MLA Dilip Shekhawat was greeted with a garland of shoes in Nagada during a political campaign for Madhya Pradesh Election, reported news agency ANI.
The incident reportedly happened on Monday evening when Shekhawat visited a village in his constituency for the campaigning and seeking votes for the upcoming assembly elections.
In the video, the man can be seen sporting a saffron colour cap came forward to garland the sitting legislator. However, it took less than a second for Shekhawat to realise that it was a garland of shoes around his neck.
Poling in Madhya Pradesh is scheduled to be held on November 28, 2018. Counting of votes will take place on December 11.