Namlha Tsering

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Details

Date:
17 February 2013
Name:
Namlha Tsering
Age:
49
Place of protest:
Labrang
Current status:
Unknown
Overview:
Chinese police and paramilitary arrived quickly on the scene and removed Namlha Tsering's body.

Information

49-year old Namlha Tsering set himself on fire in Labrang.

Images emerged showing a man huddled on the road amidst traffic with his body ablaze. Chinese police and paramilitary arrived quickly on the scene and removed Namlha Tsering. It is still unknown if he survived.