DDTV VIDEO NEWS REPORT: PROTESTORS SHOUT ‘SHAME ON YOU’ AT MINISTER – VARADKAR RESPONDS

 

GOVERNMENT minister Leo Varadkar was heckled and booed when he arrived at a Letterkenny hotel last night.

Protestors on a range of issues decided to picket the Station House Hotel where the Transport minister was attending a Fine Gael function.

In this video news report from Shane Wallace of Wallace Media, both sides get their say including interviews with protestors and the Minister.

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