Sikkim Monks dharna outside BJP office with Karmapa demand - Sikkim Express





SE Report

GANGTOK, March 16: A delegation of monks from various monasteries of Sikkim staged a sit-in protest outside the BJP national headquarters in New Delhi today demanding the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje to be allowed to visit and bless the people of Sikkim. 

The delegation led by Denjong Lhadey chanted slogans demanding and also submitted a memorandum with the demand to the Prime Minister’s Office through senior officials.

The memorandum reiterates the Denjong Lhadey’s demand to urgently send the Buddhist spiritual leader to Sikkim. The monks on dharna outside the BJP office were also detained by Delhi police at Mandir Marg police station and later released, informs a press release.


2017.3.16 Delhi police obstructs peace dharna of Sikkim monks at New Delhi.

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