Leh, Ladakh: Chief Representative Office, Sonamling Tibetan Settlement celebrated the 59th anniversary of the Tibetan Democracy Day at Sonamling Community Hall. The Chief Guest of the ceremony was Mr. Gyal P.Wangyal, Chief Executive Councilor(CEC) of Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council.(LAHDC)
Chief Representative Officer(CRO), Mr. Tseten Wangchuk read out the statement of Kashag and Mr. Dhondup Tsering, Chairman of the Local Tibetan Assembly read out the Tibetan Parliament-in Exile statement.
The chief guest conveyed in his speech that it is His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s sheer vision and tireless effort that Tibetans in Exile can exercise a successful democratic system.
Tseten Wangchuk presented a shawl to Mr, Gyal P. Wangyal, newly appointed CEC of LAHDC on behalf of Sonamling Tibetan Settlement.
Chief Representative Officer also paid condolences to late Mr. Motup Dorjay, the former Chief Executive Councilor, Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council. All the guests and public observed a minute of silence to pay respect to the departed soul.
-Filed by Chief representative Office, Sonamling Tibetan Settlement