Dharamshala, India— A young Tibetan monk passed away on January 19, 2020 after suffering serious torments and repeated beatings at the hands of Chinese police while he was still under Chinese custody. He was only 19 years old at the time of his untimely and unfair death.
Dharamshala, India — The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) observed a prayer service to mourn the death of Shurmo, a young and promising Tibetan who passed away five years ago due to self-immolation. He along with many Tibetans were protesting against China’s repressive policies in their home, Tibet. The news of self-immolation was heavily censored and remained a secret for the past five years until last week when it was smuggled out of Tibet into the free world.
Dharamshala, India — China announced a ‘strike hard’ campaign against online contents aimed at splitting the nation and undermining the national unity in Tibet. As per the report of Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD), the communist regime of China declared more restrictive measures in occupied Tibet with tighter internet censorship on December 28, 2020.
Dharamshala, India — A Tibetan in occupied Tibet self-immolated five years ago in protest against the brutal policies of China in Tibet. The incident came to light five years later only under the excessive control and constant surveillance of China over Tibet. The lack of basic freedom in Tibet, pushed Tibetans to take extreme steps such as self-immolations.
Dharamshala, India — Gendun Lhundup is a 46-year old Tibetan writer and poet hailing from Rebgong County in Amdo province of north-eastern Tibet (Ch: Tongren County, Qinghai, China) has been arrested by Chinese police on December 2, 2020 for allegedly raising his voice in freedom of authors and artists to exercise their thoughts freely according to a source.