Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Thu 17, Jan 2019 10:49 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
Dzogchen Rinpoche Jigme Losel Wangpo selected new head of Nyingma
DIIR commences “Tibetan Issues and International Community” workshop
Maiden Tibetan-run rice mill launch products
University for Tibetans ends instruction in Tibetan language
CHTS Sarah honors Dr. Dorjee with "Three Wheel Recognition Award"
RATA sponsors say China's claim of easing Tibet travel insufficient
CTA addresses public dissent over "overseas Tibetans" term in survey form
CTA Finance Department announces new loan for Summer businesses
Tibetan activists perturbed by CTA's use of term "overseas in survey form
Beijing amps up restrictions in Tibet after signing of RATA
 Latest Photo News
Winner of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2018 Ritika Sharma, First Runner-up Palak Sharma and Second-Runner-up Ashima Sharma wave to the audience during the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2018 in McLeod Ganj, India, on 6 October 2018, Photo: L. Wangyal
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives to begin his four day teaching on the request of a Taiwanese group, Tsuglakhang courtyard, Theckchen Choeling, McLeod Ganj, October . 3, 2018. OHHDL Photo/Ven. Tenzin Jamphel
Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses the gathering during the 50th year celebration of Tibet Insitute Rikon. The event was attended by around 4000 people from all parts of Europe. Around 4000 people have come to attend the function organised by Tibet Institute Rikon with support of Tibetan Community in Switzerland and Liechtensein. Winterthur, September 22, 2018. Phayul photo/Norbu Wangyal
more photos »
Advertisement
Husband of latest Tibetan self immolator detained, 3 monks arrested in Chone
Phayul[Monday, June 15, 2015 19:48]
Sangye Tso/file
Sangye Tso/file
DHARAMSHALA, June 15: The husband of a Tibetan woman who died after setting herself ablaze last month in Chone County has been arrested by the police on June 10, reported the VOT radio.

Chinese police arrested Tamding Wangyal, husband of 36-year-old Sanye Tso who immolated herself on May 27 in Dorkok township, a Tibetan source said on condition of anonymity.

Following Sangye’s fiery protest last month, the Chinese police have arrested three Tibetan monks of Tashi Choekhorling monastery. However, it is not clear if the arrests of the monks were related to Sangye’s self immolation.

Chinese authorities have arrested and even sentenced Tibetans on alleged links to self immolation protests in Tibetan areas.

Samten Gyatso, Lobsang Samten and Thinlay Gyatso, all monks of Tashi Choekhorling monastery, have been arrested this month.

The same source added that police took pictures of jewelleries that Sangye had sent home for her children’s education months before she immolated herself “She had sent some jewelleries to her home for her children’s education. Upon knowing about it, the police arrived at Sangye’s home and took photographs of them,” the source said.

Sangye Tso, a mother of two, set herself ablaze in the wee hours of May 27 in front of a building of Chinese Security personnel and armed forces near Tashi Choekhorling monastery. Immediately after her self-immolation protest, Chinese security personnel took away her charred body but later returned the body to the family after deploying a large number of police in and around Tso’s home.

Sangye and her husband ran a restaurant, a shop and hotel but experienced problems with local Chinese that led them to move and establish a new business in Nagchu. The couple owned two properties in Chone and also a business in Labrang (Xiahe). Their children were staying with their grandfather.

Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Husband of latest Tibetan self immolator detained, 3 monks arrested in Chone
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