Pema Dorjee

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Details

Date:
8 December 2012
Name:
Pema Dorjee
Age:
23
Place of protest:
Luchu
Current status:
Deceased
Overview:
Pema Dorjee shouted that the Dalai Lama should be allowed to return to Tibet, and called for the unity of the Tibetan people.

Information

Pema Dorjee set himself on fire at a busy monastery and shouted that the Dalai Lama should be allowed to return to Tibet, and called for the unity of the Tibetan people.

According to Tibetan exile sources, Pema Dorjee left his photos and identity card with his motorbike before his self-immolation.