Tibetan religious activity slashed, Lhasa mayor confirms

//Tibetan religious activity slashed, Lhasa mayor confirms

Tibetan religious activity slashed, Lhasa mayor confirms

Just days before the 60th anniversary of Tibet’s deadly uprising against Beijing’s rule, the mayor of its capital Lhasa has made a rare public statement about the extent of the government’s restrictions on religious activities in the spiritual centre of Tibetan Buddhism.Speaking at China’s annual legislative meetings in Beijing, Go Khok, mayor and deputy Communist Party chief of Lhasa, said on Wednesday that the number of days spent observing religious events, and the number of people attending…

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