Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Tue 21, Jan 2020 02:26 AM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
 MENU
Home
News
Photo News
Opinions
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
Interviews
Travels
Health
Obituaries
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
FIR registered as motorcycles set on fire in McLoed Ganj, probe underway
US Congress confirms 2020 funding for Tibet
Taiwanese man pretending to be a Tibetan Lama sentenced for Rape
Former Minister Gyari Dolma announces running for Sikyong elections in 2021
A project for an Academic institute of Buddhist Studies is underway, Says His Holiness
12 Tibetans sentenced in Sog for “attempting to spread the evil influence of religion”
Prague and Taipei finally sign the “sister agreement”, Beijing’s disapproval follows
China sees human rights as an existential threat: HRW annual report
TAR passes law to promote ‘ethnic unity’, Sen. Rubio condemns human right violations in Tibet
China controls Tibet by Weapon, We Influence their Mind: Dalai Lama
 Latest Photo News
Shrutika Sharma from Nainital, Uttrakhand, wins the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2019, seen with her are first runners up Shalika Rana and second runners up Sapna Devi. Oct. 13, 2019 Phayu Photo: Kunsang Gashon
Nearly 3000 Students from eight countries listened to teachings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Three day annual teachings for youth began today. June 3, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is being escorted to the teaching site at Tsuglakhang temple, May 13, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Advertisement
Around 35 Tibetans arrested for protesting Hu's visit
PTI[Wednesday, November 22, 2006 00:45]
At least 35 Tibetan activists were today arrested, including four outside the high-security Hyderabad House where Prime Minister Manmohan Singh held talks with Chinese President Hu Jintao, as they staged rallies and burnt effigies here to protest his visit.

Four young Tibetan activists were taken into custody outside the Hyderabad House when they made a sudden appearance there, taking a large number of police personnel deployed there by surprise.

Holding their 'national flag' and raising anti-China slogans, the activists of the Tibetan Youth Congress reached the venue on the India Gate circle. Security personnel swung into action immediately and caught hold of the activists and whisked them away in police vehicles.

Police also arrested around 30 Tibetans under preventive sections of the IPC from various parts of the capital. Six Tibetans were taken into preventive custody on the Kasturba Gandhi Marg while they were moving towards the Hyderabad House.

Hundreds of Tibetans along with Buddhist monks dressed in maroon and yellow robes, many of whom have come all the way from Dharamsala-- the seat of Tibetan government in exile-- took out a march to protest Hu's visit.

They began the march from Jantar Mantar, but were not allowed to proceed further.

The protestors had a minor scuffle with police as they were stopped from burning the Chinese President's effigy. The activists shouted slogans against China for its "occupation of Tibet", burnt the effigy of Hu, unfurled the Tibetan flag and sang their "national anthem".
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Teach Hu a lesson (Sonsta)
Your Comments

 Other Stories
Dalai Lama should accept Tibet is part of China: Hu
Rights abuse: Tibetans present letter to PM
Fierce Demonstrations ensue Hu’s Departure to Agra
7 Tibetans were detained, not arrested
China's Hu says not seeking selfish gains in S.Asia
International Conference of Autonomous Regions for Tibet
Tibetans protest Hu’s visit
Chinese president due in Mumbai
Kalon Tripa to chief guest first annual general meeting of TCC
Another spat of ‘Hu storming’ at the Taj
3rd session of the Tibetan parliament begins in March 2007
Around 35 Tibetans arrested for protesting Hu's visit
Advertisement
Advertisement
Photo Galleries
Advertisement
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2020 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement