Candle Light Vigil in front of the Norwegian Parliament by SFT Norway
SFT Norway[Thursday, January 08, 2004 20:19]
Oslo, Norway January 7 - Students for Free Tibet of Norway today carried out a Candle Light Vigil in front of the Norwegian Parliament to Campaign for release of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche.

Despite very cold weather and lots of snow Vigil was carried out from 8 am to 6 pm.

From today 7th January through the 7th April, Students for Free Tibet Norway will hold Vigil at the same venue.

“Vigil was noticed by the members of Norwegian parliament. Mr Thommensen Member of Parliament (Conservative party) came out and expressed his support and sympathy. He also encouraged members of SFT Norway to continue their campaign, said Norbu Tenzin vice chairman of SFT Norway.”

Miss Dechen Pelmo Chairwomen of SFT Norway, inaugurated the Vigil by outlining the demand being made by SFT Norway and appeal to Norwegian parliament and government, to put more pressure on Chinese government for release of Tenzin Delek Rinpoche.

For further information on SFT Norway and Vigil please contact: Dechen Pelmo
Tel: 0047 67149161
dechpel@hotmail.com

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