PM Modi praises Kiren Rijiju’s dance video


Guwahati: Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju was seen dancing with residents of a village in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday while on a visit to review the progress of a project. Reacting to the video, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Mr. Rijiju “a decent dancer”.

Taking to his Twitter PM Modi wrote, “Our Law Minister @KirenRijiju is also a decent dancer! Good to see the vibrant and glorious culture of Arunachal Pradesh…”

Minister Rijiju, dressed in a shirt, trousers, and sneakers, could be seen taking part in the merrymaking by shaking a leg with the villagers. Amid the beats of cymbals and drums, the Minister danced to traditional folk songs as a small crowd cheered and clapped.

“During my visit to the beautiful Kazalang village to monitor the Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya projects. This is the traditional merrymaking of Sajolang people whenever guests visit their village. The original folk songs and dances are the essence of every community in Arunachal Pradesh,” Minister Rijiju wrote on his Twitter handle.

Kiren Rijiju, who is an MP from the Arunachal West constituency, is quite active on social media. From health and fitness-related videos to flaunting his singing skills, Rijiju shares it all with his followers.