tibet-post-header
Tibet: News Tibet Lone Youth in Ngaba Protests for Tibetan Rights and Freedom

Lone Youth in Ngaba Protests for Tibetan Rights and Freedom

E-mail Print

30 june 2012 003

Dharamshala: June 11th, 2012. Tsering Dhondrup, 23, held a public protest in Hongyuan County between June 11th -13th at Ngaba (Eastern Tibet). At 12 pm Beijing time.

Dhondrup raised slogans for the release of political prisoners and against the Chinese autocracy in Tibet referring to human rights violations, freedom for Tibet and freedom of movement, as well as the release of Tibetans from the Ngaba region who were arrested in Lhasa following an increased crackdown in Tibet's capital.

Dhondrup carried a banner with pictures of Tibetans who had self-immolated in Tibet. The protest lasted for nearly 25 minutes until Dhondrup was arrested by the Chinese police in Hongyuan.

Dhondrup is being held near Hongyuan County. It is believed that he will be released this week. The reason for his unusually short detention is not known. Local residents in Hongyuan have speculated that Dhondrup may have sustained serious beatings, in captivity and the authorities are avoiding responsibility by releasing him.

A native of Amo township of Hongyuan County, Dhondrup is an orphan. His late mother's name is Kangkar and he is said to have lived for some time in central Tibet.

Last Updated ( Saturday, 30 June 2012 11:03 )  


......


103rd Gaden Tripa of Tibet Jetsun Lobsang Tenzin Rinpoche dies

103rd Gaden Tripa of Tibet Jetsun Lobsang Tenzin Rinpoche dies

Dharamshala — Spiritual head of Gelug sc...

12th Tibetan Chamber of Commerce meeting highlights ethical business

12th Tibetan Chamber of Commerce meeting highlights ethical business

Dharamshala — "Business with ethics is c...

Tibetans and supporters speak out for missing Panchen Lama of Tibet

Tibetans and supporters speak out for missing Panchen Lama of Tibet

Dharamshala — On the occasion of the 28t...

Tibetan Parliament expresses solidarity with latest Tibet self-immolator

Tibetan Parliament expresses solidarity with latest Tibet self-immolator

Dharamshala — The Tibetan Parliament-in-...

Tibetan govt. launches 100 million loan to Tibetan sweater sellers

Tibetan govt. launches 100 million loan to Tibetan sweater sellers

Ludhiana — The democratically elected Pr...

TIbetan leader wraps up Arunachal visit, returns to Dharamshala

TIbetan leader wraps up Arunachal visit, returns to Dharamshala

Dharamshala — His Holiness the Dalai Lam...

'I'm hopeful Kalachakra will soon be conferred here:' CM on Tibet TV

'I'm hopeful Kalachakra will soon be conferred here:' CM on Tibet TV

Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh —  "We are very...

'We'll see eachother again:' Tibetan leader to Tawang following teaching

'We'll see eachother again:' Tibetan leader to Tawang following teaching

Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh —  “Everything ...