February 19, 2016
   Posted in News Flash
Published By Jamphel Shonu
Mr Dawa Tsering, Representtaive of His Holiness the Dalai Lama at OOT Taiwan presenting the token amount to Mr Ling.

Mr Dawa Tsering, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama at OOT Taiwan presenting the token amount to Mr Li Jiang, Mayor of Tainan city.

DHARAMSHALA: His Holiness the Dalai Lama donates USD 50,000 towards relief and reconstruction efforts in Tainan, a city in southern Taiwan where a deadly earthquake wreaked havoc on 7 February.

Mr Dawa Tsering, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, presented the token amount to Mr Li Jiang, the Mayor of Tainan city.

The earthquake resulted in the death of over a hundred people and massive damage to properties. It was the deadliest earthquake in Taiwan since the earthquake in 1999.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama has earlier, in a letter to Taiwanese President Ma Ying-Jeou, expressed his sadness on learning of the powerful earthquake that struck the country.

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