He has faced the incident during shooting of Lakmina Amaradeva’s latest teledrama ‘Anoowe Atak’.
During the shoot which took place at the Maharagama Youth Centre, a girl has come up and started to hammer Jagath with her umbrella.
The cast and crew have intervened and calmed the girl down, reports say.
Sources say that the girl was Jagath’s ex-girlfriend.
They were going strong for four years before he broke up with her.
The girl is said to be a member of a popular dance crew.