Tibetan Women’s Association marked 17th May – 20 years since the 11th Panchen Lama was abducted by Chinese government at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.TWA joined by 23 regional chapters across India organized a peace march from Rajghat to Jantar Mantar followed by a sit-in campaign at Jantar Mantar.
The petition addressed to The Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (WGEID), C/o OHCHR-UNOG, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland appeals to urge the Chinese government to:
- Provide concrete information about the specific whereabouts and well-being of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima.
• Release Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and his family immediately and unconditionally. And ensure that the future safety of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and his family must be guaranteed.
• Allow the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (WGEID) of the UN Human Rights Council to meet Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and his family.