Dharamshala, February 16 - The handing over of charge of the Office of Tibet in South Africa between Mr. Jampal Chosang and Mr. Sonam Tenzin will be done in the presence of Dr. Ngawang Rabgyal, additional secretary of the Department of Information and International Relations.
Sonam Tenzin is entrusted with the responsibility of the representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in South Africa. He was the former representative of His Holiness in Hungary.
The new representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Paris, France, is Jampal Chosang, former representative in South Africa.
Dr. Ngawang Rabgyal is also expected to attend a Bharat Tibet Sahyog Manch meeting today in Nagpur, from where he will fly to South Africa to witness the handing over of charge between the out-going and the new representative.
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