Bylakuppe: Bylakuppe Delar settlement office held the handing-taking over ceremony for outgoing and new Settlement Officers, Tsering Choezom and Dhondup from December 29-30. On behalf of the Home Department, Chief Representative Officer (CRO) Choephel Thupten, South Zone Bangalore, attended as the witness of the ceremony.
The official documents were handed over by the outgoing settlement officer to the new settlement officer on December 29. The ceremony began with the official seat transfer in the morning between the two officials which was attended by the representatives of the local monasteries, president of the local Tibetan organizations and NGOs, school principal, director of the branch hospital, village head, and others.
On December 30, the outgoing settlement officer, the new settlement officer and the official witness gave their address before the settlement residents at the Delar community hall, followed by a similar function before the residents of Chowkur at their community hall.
Read the original report in Tibetan below.