While addressing an event in Pune, Ladakh MP and BJP leader Jamyang Tsering Namgyal said that those who want to exploit the resources should not come to Ladakh. "Those who want to exploit the resources in Ladakh should not come there. Those who want to explore the region are most welcome. Ladakh is becoming popular as a tourist destination. You will be surprised to know that nearly 20 years ago women in Ladakh initiated to stop use of single-use plastic."