From Our Correspondent
Itagar, Feb 3: Singing sensation of Aruchal Pradesh, Jeli Kayi Tamin was accorded a rousing reception by his support group, fans and various organizations on his return from Mumbai after making it to the top 10 of Indian Idol, Season 9, at harlagun Helipad on Thursday. Members of Jeli Kayi Tamin Support Group, Tamin Elite Society, Liromoba Capital Complex Welfare Society, Aruchal Artist Forum and many well-wishers and fans were among those who accorded warm welcome to Jeli. Later in an interaction programme held at a city hotel, many speakers and well-wishers showered praises on Jeli for being the first from the state to reach the top-10 in a tiol level reality show. ‘His achievement will definitely encourage upcoming singers’, they said. Speaking on the occasion, Tamin Elite Society Vice Chairman Tambo Tamin expressed gratitude to all well-wishers, including the state government and Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju for their constant support to Jeli.
Sharing his experience, Jeli also extended sincere thanks to various organizations and all the people, including Union Minister Rijiju, Aruchal students of Mumbai, Sony TV, playback singer Sonu Nigam, music director Anu Malik, and choreographer Farah Khan for providing him with an opportunity of a lifetime.