Nepal govt says no to Dalai Lama birthday

first_img Advertising Next Dalai Lama must be chosen within China; India should not intervene: Chinese authorities Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama birthday, Dalai Lama Nepal, China Dalai Lama, Tibet Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama Kathmandu, Dalit Lama news, Dalai Lama age, indian express, world news, latest news Dalai Lama. (Express file photo)As China’s grip over Nepal increases, Prime Minister K P Oli’s government refused permission to the Tibetan community to celebrate the 84th birthday of the Dalai Lama on Saturday. Dalai Lama says sorry for his ‘successor should be attractive’ remark Sources in Nepal’s Home Ministry said the government has denied permission to the office of the Dalai Lama in Kathmandu, asking them not to celebrate the spiritual leader’s birthday — he was born July 6, 1935.Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama birthday, Dalai Lama Nepal, China Dalai Lama, Tibet Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama Kathmandu, Dalit Lama news, Dalai Lama age, indian express, world news, latest news Tibetan school children throw flowers in the air as they sing a birthday song to celebrate Dalai Lama’s 84th birthday in New Delhi. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra)The stern posture of the Nepal government coincides with China’s tight vigilance, especially on Tibetan activities in Nepal, and the government’s compliance with a Chinese request to deny entry to individuals blacklisted by the Chinese authorities into the country.The office of the Dalai Lama had approached the Chief District Officer of Kathmandu to seek permission to celebrate his birthday. There are approximately 20,000 Tibetan refugees living in Nepal which shares its border with Tibet. Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama birthday, Dalai Lama Nepal, China Dalai Lama, Tibet Dalai Lama, Dalai Lama Kathmandu, Dalit Lama news, Dalai Lama age, indian express, world news, latest news Tibetan school children celebrate Dalai Lama’s 84th birthday in New Delhi. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra)Two weeks ago, immigration authorities at the Tribhuvan International Airport had deported an American citizen of Tibetan origin on China’s request.Pradeep Yadav, a senior leader in the ruling coalition, was also recently suspended for six months for attending a meeting organised by the followers of the Dalai Lama. Dalai Lama’s remark that a female successor ‘should be more attractive’ irks many Related News Written by Yubaraj Ghimire | Kathmandu | Updated: July 7, 2019 7:18:32 am Advertising 4 Comment(s)last_img

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