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Man who attacked Indian American candidate Shiva Ayyadurai receives fine, probation

(Photo: Twitter/ Shiva Ayyadurai)

By: Keerthi Mohan

The man who attacked Massachusetts US senate candidate Shiva Ayyadurai outside a town hall last month has been fined and placed on probation. He will also have to complete anger management classes. In July, Paul Solovay, 74, of Hillsdale, New York, was caught on video attacking Ayyadurai, who reportedly chipped two of his teeth and suffered a bloody lip following the confrontation. A video of the scuffle posted on YouTube shows Ayyadurai using his megaphone to question why townhall attendees won’t engage in a “discourse on racism,” when a man begins yelling back. The man is seen pushing Ayyadurai’s megaphone, which…

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