By Tenzin Sangmo
(Photo: Tibet Times)
New Delhi, September 24 - A meeting of former Cabinet Ministers(Kalons)of the exile Tibetan government began September 22 at Norbulingka, Dharamsala. According to Tibet Times the five day conference is aimed at discussing possible breakthrough in the Sino-Tibet dialogue and the continuing barrage of malicious statements made by Chinese authorities against the Dalai Lama.
Talks of how the former ministers can effectively contribute towards the Tibetan cause during the 'emergency meeting' in November will also be parleyed.
Former Prime Ministers (Kalon Trisur) Gyalo Thondup and Kalsang Yeshi share a light moment at the former ministers' meeting. (photo/Tibet Times)
Approved earlier this month by the Dalai Lama the special meeting is scheduled to be held from November 17-22 at the Tibetan Children's Village (TCV.
According to sources the five day convention was scheduled even before the November emergency meeting was tabled in the Tibetan exile parliament.