Tibetans-in exile held a protest in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh against China for suppressing the freedoms. Protest took place on Thursday. Tibetans on protest, urged the international community to stand againt the Beijing as they are global threats to the human rights and freedoms. “We want international organizations and communities to stand together against China and hold it accountable”, said Central Tibetan Women’s Association Secretary Tenzin Khando on Friday.
The Tibetan Women’s Association(TWA) is a women’s association, based in McLeodGanj, Dharamshala, India. The group officially came into existence on 10 September 1984 in India.There are two main golas of Tibetan Women’s Association: to promote the perpetuation of Tibetans and Tibetan culture in exile, and to bring attentions of International community against human rights abuses of Tibetan women in Tibet.
On occasion of International Justice Day, Tibetans-in exile were sloganeering against the Dragon. Khando, who was leading the protest, made the remarks against China and the protestors sang the Tibetan and Indian national anthem and remained silent for some minutes to show their protest.
“We are here to protest against China and to show how China is a global threat to freedom. We demand the world and international community to support us and collectively stand together against China,” Tenzin Khando told ANI. Gonpo Dhondup, the chief of Tibetan Youth Congress said, “This is the kind of silent protest and joint statement given by the five leading NGOs in Dharamshala.”
“We are filing a petition and report to all the embassies based in New Delhi and we are urging them to support the freedom of Tibet. Also, we are trying to hold China accountable for maliciously covering the information of Wuhan originated pandemic,” he added.
Source | ANI