Dharamsala: Kalon Dicki Chhoyang of the Department of Information and International Relations of the Central Tibetan Administration visited the Tibetan community in Calgary as part of her short stay in Canada.
Kalon Dicki held extensive meeting with executive members of the Tibetan Association of Alberta and Project Tibet Society last Saturday.
Later in afternoon, the Tibetan community accorded traditional welcome to Kalon Dicki Chhoyang and hosted a luncheon in honour of her visit. It was followed by a public talk, during which she expressed greetings from the Kashag, and requested the Tibetan community's support for the project for resettlement of 1,000 fellow Tibetans from Arunachal Pradesh in Canada.
Kalon Dicki Chhoyang spoke about a wide range of topics including the current critical situation inside Tibet, the importance of unity amongst Tibetans, the role of Tibetan youth to engage with their local Tibetan association and Tibet support groups such as Canada Tibet Committee.
Kalon Dicki Chhoyang also touched upon several other important issues related to the Central Tibetan Administration, and encouraged the members of the Tibetan community to visit Tibetonline.tv and Tibet.net for official updates on activities and policies of the Central Tibetan Administration.