Dharamshala : Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-exile, Ven. Khenpo Sonam Tenphel received a warm welcome at Zurich International Airport on 31 August.
Speaker was received by Ven. Thubten Wangchen and Jampa Tsering Samdho, Tibetan parliamentarians of Europe constituency, Ven. Thupten Lekmon, Abbot of Rikon Monastery, Ngodup Dorjee, Representative of the Office of Tibet, , Thomas Büchli, President of Swiss-Tibetan Friendship Association as well as the Presidents of the Tibetan Community of Swiss and Liechtenstein and representatives of various NGOS.
Speaker will visit the Tibet Institute Rikon and Rikon Kühn factory, northeast of Zurich later today. He will also attend a meeting with the dignitaries.
On 2 September, he will preside over the celebration of the 57th anniversary of Tibetan Democracy day as the chief guest.
-Report filed by Tibetan Parliamentary Secretariat-