• search

Chamling appeals to people to vote for Prashant Tamang

Written by: Staff

Gangtok, Sep 5 (UNI) The campaign in Sikkim-Darjeeling region to propel Prashant Tamang to the top in the popular contest 'Indian Idol' received a boost today with Sikkim's Chief Minister Pawan Chamling lending his support.

People should lend their wholehearted support to Prashant Tamang and make the mountains proud,'' said an official release cited Mr Chamling as saying.

Prashant, now popularly called Pahar Ka Gaurav(Pride of the hills) has reached the top three position in the talent hunt, thereby sparking an unprecedented wave of solidarity among the people of Sikkim and Darjeeling.

Prashant's new-found status as the voice of the hilly people was cemented when thousands of people gathered to welcome him in Darjeeling recently. He had come to Darjeeling for a one-day shoot along with the contest organisers.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more