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After fiery speech in Parliament, Ladakh MP returns home, gets rousing reception

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 12 August 2019, 08:01 PM
Jamyang Tsering Namgyal (Twitter image)
Jamyang Tsering Namgyal (Twitter image)

Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, who delivered a fiery speech in Lok Sabha on government’s decision to abrogate Article 370 which earned him heaping praises from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and other senior ministers returned to his region. Not much to the surprise, the young MP received rousing reception from the people of Leh.

Taking to Twitter, 34-year-old Namgyal shared a video of the celebration and praised the people for “following this norm” and not bursting crackers. “The residents believe firmly in the principle of environmental conservation. Following this norm, they have taken a pledge of no crackers even for the celebrations. This video shows how celebrations can happen in an eco-friendly environment,” Namgyal tweeted.

Soon after the video came to the foray, his fans didn’t spare much time to make it viral. Namgyal gained immense popularity after his speech in Lok Sabha so much so that he had to request people to not send him any more friend requests.

First Published: Monday, August 12, 2019 08:01 PM
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