Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Mar 17 (ANI): The Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Samdhong Rinpoche, has said that the Dalai Lama will address the ”curtains down” of ”Thank India” programme to express gratitude to India that will be preceded by a congregation of inter-faith prayers named ”Sarva Dharma Sammelan” for three days.
Talking to reporters here on Tuesday, Rinpoche said: “On March 21 there would be a conference to mark the conclusion of the ”Thank India” programme. His holiness will formally thank India for the cooperation.
After the completion of fifty years living in-exile the Tibetans wished to launch a special programme ”Thank India” last year.
The month of March this year marks two major events for Tibet – 51st anniversary of the Dalai Lama fleeing to exile in India and the second anniversary of Tibet unrest which sparked waves of violent demonstrations in Lhasa. (ANI)