A shocking video captured the unexpected moment a man slapped a military commander on the spur of the moment.

The soldier was seen punishing three men by the roadside for an unknown offense by instructing them to perform a frog leap in one location.

Shocking moment man slapped armed soldier for flogging him (Watch video) - man slap soldier1

However, while the trio was suffering their punishment, the armed officer began flogging one of them on the head, which enraged him to the point of launching a slap at the army man.

In response, he cracked his gun in an effort to shoot, and the man instantly took to his heels, resulting in a hot pursuit.

Surprisingly, the other two men who were also serving time remained in the same place, as the unfolding events seemed to have taken them by surprise.