Tenzin Sherab

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Date: 27 May 2013
Name: Tenzin Sherab
Age: Early thirties
Place of protest: Gyaring, Yushu
Current status: Deceased
Overview: Police took Tenzin Sherab’s body from the site of his self-immolation, but according to the same sources, they later released it to the family. The family were questioned on why they thought Tenzin Sherab had self-immolated.

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A Tibetan nomad in his early thirties called Tenzin Sherab set fire to himself and died in the Gyaring area of Yushu.

Police took Tenzin Sherab’s body from the site of his self-immolation, but according to the same sources, they later released it to the family. The family were questioned on why they thought Tenzin Sherab had self-immolated.

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Tibetan nomad self-immolates and dies in Yushu Tibetan nomad self-immolates and dies in Yushu – International Campaign for Tibet