tibet-post-header
Tibet: News Tibet Tibetan monk arrested for allegedly spreading protest information

Tibetan monk arrested for allegedly spreading protest information

E-mail Print

Tibet-Kalsang-Choedhar-2013Dharamshala: - A Tibetan was detained by Chinese authorities for his role in allegedly sending out information on the recent mass protest in Kham Driru County of eastern Tibet.

"Kalsang Choedhar, a monk from Palyul monastery in Palyul County was arrested by Chinese police on October 12 (3pm Local Time) in the main market in Sog County, eastern Tibet," Tharpa, a Tibetan living in exile told The Tibet Post International.

"Hundreds of Tibetan monks from Palyul monastery gathered at a government office in Palyul County to call for the release of the monk, who was detained for allegedly spreading information on the recent two week-long deadly crackdown in Driru County," he said.

"His mobile phone was also confiscated by the Chinese authorities," Tharpa further said, citing the sources in the region.

According to the sources, "many locals, including Buddhist nuns later joined the monks in front of the police station to demand his release from Chinese custody," Since then his whereabouts and well-being remain unknown."

The protesters however were told that the monk has already been moved to Chamdho county", sources added.

Addthis
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 15 October 2013 22:58 )  


......


Top govt. bodies in Tibet always held by Chinese: Sikyong

Top govt. bodies in Tibet always held by Chinese: Sikyong

Dharamshala: — Speaking at a Kashag Hall...

12 Years Too Many: Release jailed Tibetan monk: Rights group

 12 Years Too Many: Release jailed Tibetan monk: Rights group

Dharamshala: - The Dharamshala based Tib...

Tibet Museum opens Self-Immolation Exhibit

Tibet Museum opens Self-Immolation Exhibit

Dharamshala, April 4, 2014: Today in Dha...

Sikyong of Tibet opens Meeting of Tibetan Chamber of Commerce

Sikyong of Tibet opens Meeting of Tibetan Chamber of Commerce

Dharamshala: - The Sikyong on Wednesday ...

Tibetans in Nepal increasingly repressed after pressure from China

Tibetans in Nepal increasingly repressed after pressure from China

Kathmandu: - Tibetan refugees living in ...

Sikyong of Tibet sends condolences to family of Phunwang

Sikyong of Tibet sends condolences to family of Phunwang

Dharamshala: - Dr Lobsang Sangay, Sikyon...

Twenty-six Tibetans became part of Calgary's energy

Twenty-six Tibetans became part of Calgary's energy

Victoria, Canada: – Twenty-six Tibetans ...

Tibetan flag flew at the gates of a Belgian school

Tibetan flag flew at the gates of a Belgian school

Brussels: - 21st March 2014, Rewa starte...

Advertisements

In order to view this object you need Flash Player 9+ support!

Get Adobe Flash player
Joomla! Slideshow

Online Translation

English Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Armenian Azerbaijani Basque Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Chinese (Simplified) Chinese (Traditional) Croatian Czech Danish Dutch Estonian Filipino Finnish French Galician Georgian German Greek Haitian Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Spanish Swahili Swedish Thai Turkish Ukrainian Urdu Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish