Dharamshala - A two-day special conference of All India Tibet Support Groups will be convened at Agrasen Bhavan in Chandigarh from 28 to 29 June. India Tibet Coordination Office based in New Delhi, will organise the conference.
The working groups of Tibet Support Group at the national and regional level will discuss action plans on propagating awareness programs on Tibet in various Indian schools and universities.
They will also deliberate on specific programs on seeking support from Indian parliament members and political parties for the Tibetan cause.
On the inaugural day, Deputy Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament Gyari Dolma will give an overall briefing on the situation in Tibet and the dialogue process between the Envoys of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Chinese government. She will also speak on the expectations from the Indian Tibet Support Groups.
Yashwant Sinha, a former finance minister of India, will be the chief guest on the inaugural ceremony.
A battery of prominent Indian friends of Tibet, including Bashistha Narain, national convener of the All Party Parliamentarian Forum for Tibet, Dr N K Trikha, national convener of Core Group for Tibetan Cause, Dr Anand Kumar, India Tibet Friendship Society and Dr Kuldip Agnihotri, Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch will attend the conference.
Dignitaries of the Central Tibetan Administration, including speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile and Kalon Tripa Prof Samdhong Rinpoche, will address the conference.