Wangyal

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Details

Date:
26 November 2012
Name:
Wangyal
Age:
20s
Place of protest:
Serthar
Current status:
Unknown
Overview:
Wangyal, a Tibetan man in his 20s, have set himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government

Information

Wangyal, a young Tibetan man in his 20s, set himself on fire in protest against the Chinese government in Serthar, north-eastern Tibet.

Wangyal set himself on fire in front of the golden-horse statue at the local ground in Serthar. Chinese authorities immediately arrived at the protest site and took away Wangyal’s body. His current whereabouts and status is unavailable.