Shocking: Lawmaker appears naked during zoom call with Parliament members

Fri Apr 16 2021 16:23:34 GMT+0530 (IST)

Everything around us came to a standstill with the ongoing pandemic and all the meetings like political, formal, and informal are being conducted through Zoom call, the current phenomenon.

One such Zoom call landed a lawmaker in a state of embarrassment after he appeared naked at the meeting. The other members, who attended the meeting were also shocked to see the lawmaker in that state.

The shocking incident took place in Canada. Several lawmakers participated in the zoom call. William Amos,Quebec riding of Pontiac lawmaker since 2015, one of the attendees of the call appeared naked in the zoom call.

The lawmaker who realized that he was appearing naked during the video call responded quickly and has sent an e-mail explaining how this happened. In the e-mail, the lawmaker called the incident an unfortunate error.

"My video was accidentally turned on as I was changing into my work clothes after going for a jog. I sincerely apologise to my colleagues in the House of Commons for this unintentional distraction. Obviously, it was an honest mistake and it won't happen again, " the lawmaker said in the e-mail.

The incident caught everyone's attention after Claude DeBellefeuille, party whip raised the incident in the house after the question hour. She said that members of the house should be advised that they should be careful while appearing for a video call.