The International Association for Parliamentarians for Peace felicitated several MPs including Union Ministers from the Northeastern region at a felicitation programme held in New Delhi.

As many as four MPs from Northeastern states of Assam, Arunachal and Manipur were felicitated by the International Association for Parliamentarians for Peace along with MPs from across the nation.

The international association felicitated Union Law & Justice Minister Kiren Rijiju, Union Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Rameswar Teli, Union Minister of State for Education Rajkumar Ranjan Singh and Rajya Sabha MP from Assam, Bhubaneswar Kalita.

While sharing a video of the event, Kiren Rijiju tweeted, “Attended the felicitation function organized by the INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PARLIAMENTARIANS FOR PEACE at New Delhi along with my colleagues MoS Petroleum & Natural [email protected]_TeliJi, MoS External [email protected] Rajkuma11Ji and MP @BKalitaAssamJi & other dignitaries.”

While addressing the programme, Union minister Rijiju said, “India deserves to be playing a bigger role and I have stated in many global platforms also that any global agenda has to have its root in India or in other words, to make any global agenda successful it has to be successful in India too.”

“A success story in India is basically going to be a global success,” said Kiren Rijiju, who earlier served as Union minister of state for home and Union sports & youth affairs minister.

BJP leader Rijiju, a graduate of Hansraj College under University of Delhi, represents the Arunachal West constituency.

Meanwhile, Mizoram MLA ZR Thiamsanga was conferred the ‘Best Citizens of India’ award by the International Publishing House in recognition of his service to society as well.