Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Tue 18, Jun 2019 01:08 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
Largest pro-independence Tibetan group elects new leadership
Case No. 20 completes 'issue framing'
Dalai Lama attends event celebrating diversity in Muslim world
Global Tibetan Student Union announces maiden Tibetan Youth Icon award
Tibetan court rejects defendant’s adjournment plea in Case No. 20
Tibetan monk awarded ‘British Empire Medal’ for services to Buddhism in UK
Students face eviction at Yachen Gar
Standoff in Hong Kong continues as proposed extradition law faces mass protest
TYC urges dissociated chapters to rejoin, opens 17th General Body Meeting
DYSA Mundgod defends GCM Gold Cup Champions' title
 Latest Photo News
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 than a thousand Tibetans, Uyghurs and supporters protest in Paris to denounce China's repression in Tibet. Xi Jinping will be on an official visit to France from Monday. Under a canopy of flags with snow lions, protesters marched from the Trocadero Human Rights Square to the Peace Wall at the other end of the Champ de Mars. 25 March 2019. Phayul photo/Norbu Wangyal
more photos »
Advertisement
Land grabbing by Chinese migrants puts Tibetan lives in danger in quake-hit Kyegudo
TibetNet[Sunday, August 28, 2011 06:47]
Chinese migrants put up fencing around agricultural land seized from native Tibetans in Kyegudo in eastern Tibet's 
Kham Province, which was struck by a devastating earthquake in April 2010
Chinese migrants put up fencing around agricultural land seized from native Tibetans in Kyegudo in eastern Tibet's Kham Province, which was struck by a devastating earthquake in April 2010
DHARAMSALA: Native Tibetans living in Kyegudo in eastern Tibet's Kham Province, who were devastated by a powerful earthquake in April last year, are losing their land to a large number Chinese migrants.

Reports from the region say the mushrooming Chinese migrants across Kyegudo, including Jachukhog region, are seizing agricultural lands used by local Tibetans for the past many generations. The lives of Tibetans who survive on agricultural produce from their land are now in jeopardy.

Moreover, the Chinese migrants are hiring other Chinese workers for permanent job to work on their farm land, putting Tibetan residents in danger of completely losing their source of livelihood.

Despite the Chinese government's claim of making a great reconstruction efforts in the region, the Tibetans have strongly protested the unjust construction plans and confiscation of plum land owned by the Tibetans. For consecutive days from 1 – 3 April this year, a large number of Tibetans gathered in the main town to vent their indignation raising slogans of “we own rights to our land”.
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Tibet’s new Chinese overlord: Chen Quanguo
Free film class by TSP Alumni underway
Tutu urges South Africa to give visa to Dalai Lama
Land grabbing by Chinese migrants puts Tibetan lives in danger in quake-hit Kyegudo
Indira Gandhi National Open University to Honour His Holiness the Dalai Lama with Doctorate
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 © 2004-2019 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement