Dehradun: In par with the ongoing Tibet’s cause and issue advocacy by Tibetan Parliament-in-exile, Parliamentary delegates Dawa Tsering, Ven Khenpo Jamphal Tenzin, Samten Choedon and Tashi Dhondup have commenced their Tibet advocacy campaign at Dehradun from 2 October at Dehradun.
The parliamentarians were accorded a warm welcome and reception by Dehradun Tibetan Settlement Officer, Secretary, Chairman of Dekyiling Local Tibetan Assembly and Regional Tibetan Freedom Movement.
In commemoration of Gandhi Jayanti and Swatch Bharat Abhiyan on 2 October, the parliamentarians attended the program organised by Dekyiling Tibetan Market at 9:30 am as its Chief Guests as per the invitation proffered and thereafter, led and participated in the cleaning drive.
Later, they met with Sh. Indra Paul Singh, Secretary, Bharat-Tibbat Sahyog Manch and discussed on various issues concerning Tibet. Similarly, they also apprised on the various issues of Tibet, while soliciting their support for the same as they met Sh. Hira Singh Bisht, Former PWD Minister, Sh. Pritam Singh, State Congress President, Sh. Anurgrah Narian Singh, CWC member, Smt. Reenu Paul, Environmentalist, and Tibet Supporter and other members, Dr. M.K.Otani, Ministry of Culture, GoI and Sh. Vinod Chamoli, MLA, Clementown.
They also apprised the dignitaries they met on the relationship between India and Tibet; the importance of Tibet to the Central Asia, including India; atrocious policies implemented by the government of China inside Tibet; inculcation of ancient Indian culture by the Tibetans as well as on the immense gratitude felt by the Tibetans to the people and the government of India.
The advocacy for Tibet and its issues by the said parliamentary delegation, which started on October 1 will continue till October 26.
-Filed by Tibetan Parliamentary Secretariat