Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang Visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and Some Tibetan Winter Sweater Sellers

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Dharamsala: As per the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile’s Tibetan settlements and Tibetan communities visitation/assessment program, Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa successfully completed the visitation Program to Phuntsokling Tibetan Settlement, Odisha and nearby Tibetan winter sweater Sellers of Cuttack and Brahmapur from 26 to 29 November 2019.

 

Parliamentarians were received at Bhubaneswar Airport by Settlement Officer Chenor Samdup along with Sangay Dorjee, Vice Chairman of Local Tibetan Assembly; Tsering Phuntsok, Secretary of Tibetan Cooperative of Phuntsoling Tibetan Settlement, Odisha. They started their visitation program from Cuttack, where the Parliamentarians addressed on ‘Middle Way Approach’ the political stand of Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), the accomplishment of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, critical situation inside Tibet, evolution of Tibetan democratic polity, and procedures of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile. They also answered questions asked by the Tibetan winter sweater sellers and clarified their doubts.

 

Thereafter, on 27 November the Parliamentarians continued their visitation program by visiting Tibetan winter sweater sellers of Brahmapur. Parliamentarian Dawa Tsering addressed on accomplishments of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and Middle Way Policy, while Parliamentarian Ngawang Tharpa addressed on critical situation inside Tibet, evolution of Tibetan democratic polity, and procedures of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile. Parliamentarians provided answers to the questions raised by them and listened to their grievances.

 

The Parliamentarians continued their visitation program to Phuntsokling Tibetan Settlement of Odisha, where they visited the offices of Settlement Office, Tibetan Cooperative, Local Tibetan Assembly, Local Tibetan Freedom Movement, ongoing staff quarter construction site, old age home, drinking water filtration project of Tibetan cooperative, supermarket of Tibetan cooperative, open GYM at camp 3, Melha hospital, Nyingon Dutul Raptenling, and Namkha Khuzong Nunnery.

 

The settlement Officer apprised the Parliamentarians of construction projects, restoration project for the destruction cause by storm, and Record of Tenancy Certificate (RTC) facilitated through Tibetan Rehabilitation Policy.

 

On 28 November, the Parliamentarians visited Sambhota Tibetan School at Chandagiri, Kalash Hostel, Tibetan Sambhota at Lobersing,, Men-Tse-Khang, Sambhota Tibetan School of Mahendragiri,  football ground project at camp 5, Rigon Thupten Mindroling Monastery,  and Ugen Thekcholing Monastery.

 

They also visited Settlement office project of Mango and Maize farms, which were situated across a mountain. They also visited lemongrass farm, cashew farm, and checked agricultural equipment of individual farmers.

 

Later on the same day, they addressed people of 5 camps on the above-mentioned topics and answered questions asked by the public. The next morning, they left for Tatanagar to continue his visitation program.

 

 

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019

Parliamentarians Dawa Tsering and Ngawang Tharpa Gewatsang visit Odisha Tibetan Settlement and some Tibetan winter sweater sellers from 26-29 November 2019