|Member of Parliament
for Arunachal East
1 June 2009 – incumbent
1 March 1959 |
Pasighat, East Siang, Arunachal Pradesh
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Spouse(s)||Smt. Yarok Ering
Married on 07 March 1979
|Children||2 Sons and 2 Daughters|
|Parents||Daying Ering, Odam Ering|
|Residence||Mirku Dapi Village
Distt. East Siang
92, South Avenue
Educated at J.N. College,Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh
|Profession||Political and Social Worker|
Ninong Ering (born 3 January 1959) is an Indian politician, belonging to the Indian National Congress. He represents Arunachal East (Lok Sabha constituency) in Lok Sabha, the lower house of Indian Parliament.
Ering was a member of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly representing Pasighat East constituency as an independent candidate from 1990-1995. In 1995, he again contested from the same constituency as an independent candidate, but he was defeated by the Congress candidate Tobar Jamoh. From 1999-2004 he again became a member of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly representing the same constituency as a Congress candidate. From 1999–2002, he was the Minister of State of the Government of Arunachal Pradesh and from 2002–2004, he was the Deputy Speaker of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly. In 2009, he was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha.He was re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha from the same constituency in 2014.
Criticism of Swami Ramdev
On 19 February 2011, Ninong Ering allegedly criticized the anti-corruption drive of Indian religious leader Swami Ramdev and referred to him as a "bloody Indian dog". The Bharatiya Janata Party criticized the remarks, stating that Ramdev was a revered figure and further if the Mr. Ering did not consider himself to be Indian then he should excuse himself from the Indian Parliament. The Congress party claimed that it had asked for explanation from Ering on this matter.
- Cong MP ‘abuses’ Baba Ramdev, party seeks explanation Times of India - February 20, 2011
- BJP angry over Cong MP's slur on Ramdev Daily Pioneer - February 20, 2011