Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Thu 27, Apr 2017 10:24 PM (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
USCIRF reports declining freedom of religion under Xi
Indians have right to show concern about Tibet’s ecology: Dalai Lama
China among lowest in ‘World Press Freedom Index’
Pro-independence Hong Kong lawmakers charged with unlawful assembly
Dalai Lama leaves for Delhi to give talk on Compassion and Global Responsibility
Tibetan NGOs call for 11th Panchen Lama's release on his 28th birthday
Exile Tibetan commerce body aims to setup ties with businesses in Tibet
Indian opposition party slams CM Khandu over his border remarks
New book by Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjee launched
Fresh spat between India and China after latter's renaming of places
 Latest Photo News
President of TWA Dolma Yangchen speaks at a candle light march organized by TWA, TYC and SFT for the latest Tibetan self immolator from Kardze, April 17,2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
Tibetans participate in a candlelight vigil following news of the self immolation protest by a 24 yr old Tibetan named Pema Gyaltsen in Nyarong, Kham, on March 18, 2017. McLeod Ganj, March 19, 2017 Phayul Photo:Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gazes at devotees as he visits the Mahabodhi temple near the Kalachakra venue, a day after the conclusion of 34th Kalachakra. Jan. 15, 2016 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Advertisement
Huge rally by Indian Tibet Support Groups demands Indian Govt. to help resolve Tibet issue
Phayul[Tuesday, December 11, 2007 14:19]
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
New Delhi, 10 December 2007: All India Tibet support Groups (AITSG) held a "Massive Rally" at Jantar Mantar today from 1100 am demanding Indian Government to revise its Tibet policy. Nearly one thousand Indian supporters, including all the noted members of AITSGs, and Tibetans took part in the rally.

This could well be the first time ever in India that such a huge gathering of Tibet Support Groups stood up to show their solidarity with the Tibetan cause. Also in it its press release, AITSG has mentioned, "In view of the high stature that His Holiness the Dalai Lama has gained at international levels as the greatest symbol of peace and compassion, the Government of India should seriously think of honouring him with Bharat Ratna, India's highest civil honour."

The rallying groups also demanded that the "Government of India should use its influence on the Chinese government to find a peaceful solution to the Tibetan problem through dialogue".

The groups believe that supporting Tibet issue has a direct link with the security of India. The Indian supporting groups also share the same view that the Indian government should play a vital and key role in facilitating the dialogue process between the representatives of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the People’s Republic of China to
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
solve the Tibet issue permanently.

Today’s demonstration was organized by the Core Group for Tibetan Cause, the umbrella organization of all Tibet support groups in India. The main organizations participating in the New Delhi demonstration included All Party Indian Parliamentary Forum for Tibet (APIPFT), India Tibet Friendship Society (ITFS), Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch, Himalaya Committee for Action on Tibet, Friends of Tibet, Himalayan Parivar and Youth Liberation Front for Tibet.

Mr. Bashisht Narain Singh, Convenor, APIPFT; Shri Kuldip Nayar, Noted senior Journalist; Shri Brij Bushan Tiwari, MP; Smt. Suman Krishna Kant, wife of former late Vice President of India Shri Krishna Kant; Mr. Afsal Bhai, President, Rashtriya Muslim Andolan; Shri Indresh Kumar, Patron, Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch were among the key speakers during rally’s function here today.

Based on report by India Tibet Coordination Office , indiatibet@rediffmail.com

Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Photo by Tenzin Dasel/Phayul
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Human Rights Day Press Release from SFT
UN Urged to Engage China to Respect Human Rights in Tibet
Tibet Independence March: Bengaluru to Chennai
"Free Tibet" campaign staged in three Italian cities
Human Rights Day Rally Targets China
Huge rally by Indian Tibet Support Groups demands Indian Govt. to help resolve Tibet issue
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 © 2004-2017 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement