Leh: Sonamling Tibetan Settlement Office, Ladakh organised 60th Tibetan National Uprising Day on 10 March 2019.
A prayer-meet was held at Tibetan Martyr’s memorial Stupa at 8:00 am. It was followed by Peace March, organised by Leh Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute at Leh Polo Ground covering 2 km. Tibetan Children Village Students and local Tibetans participated in the Peace March.
Official function was held at Leh Polo Ground and the Chief Guest was Shri Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Chief Executive Councilor, Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council. Hon Chief Guest paid solidarity to all the Tibetans brothers and sisters who have sacrificed their lives for the cause of Tibet.
Chief Representative Officer, Tseten Wangchuk read the Kashag Statement and Vice President of Local Tibetan Assembly, Tsering Wangchuk read Tibetan Parliament in Exile’s statement on the occasion
Special guest Shri P.T. Kunsang, Vice President of Ladakh Buddhist Association extended every possible support from their end for the cause of Tibet’s freedom and welfare of the local Tibetans. Other distinguished guest included President of Ladakh Youth Congress, President of Ladakh Gonpa Association, Secretary of Ladakh Women Association and Representative from Ladakh Immamia Islamia.