DHARAMSHALA: The Central Tibetan Administration today held a prayer service to mourn the sudden and untimely demise of Tenzin Norzom, staff at Kashag History Documentation and Interim Placement Section. She was 37.
The prayer service was attended by Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, Kalon Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang, Department of Home, Kalon Karma Yeshi, Department of Finance, Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, Members of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Secretaries and officials of the Central Tibetan Administration. All the offices of the various departments were shut from 03:00 pm as a mark of respect.
Secretary of the Kashag Secretariat delivered the condolence remarks for the deceased during the prayer service.
Tenzin Norzom was born on 9 June 1981. She did her schooling from Upper Tibetan Children’s Village school in Dharamshala. She joined the Central Tibetan Administration in 2000 as a contractual staff at Department of Home. In 2001, she served at the Kashag Secretariat for 11 months and Department of Education in 2003. Following her official appointment as CTA staff, she served at various offices including Election Commission and Department of Information and International Relations. She was serving at the History Documentation and Interim Placement Section from September 2014.
For over 18 years, late Tenzin Norzom has served the Central Tibetan Administration with sincerity and determination till her untimely demise on 11 September 2018.