Yesterday Salman Rushdie the famous author of Indian origin was attacked at an event in the US. Shashi Tharoor Congress leader today tweeted his response in this regard and said that he was very "horrified and shocked" by this. He also wished him a speedy and complete recovery.
He tweeted "Utterly horrified & shocked by the stabbing of @SalmanRushdie. Wish him a speedy & complete recovery from his wounds, even though, with a sinking heart, I recognize that life for him can never be the same again. A sad day, worse if creative expression can no longer be free &open."