DHARAMSHALA, January 27: A young Tibetan monk has been arrested following his protest by Chinese security personnel in eastern Tibet.According to reports from inside Tibet, at around 10:30 am, 20 year old Phuntsok Jungney raised slogans and threw leaflets in the air in his protest against the Chinese government at the main square near the Golden Horse Statue in Sertha County. Contents of the leaflets resembling prayer flags are not know.
Following his protest Chinese security personnel arrested him; put a hood over his head and took him away.
Phuntsok Jungney is a native of Kangtsa village, Sertha County in Kardze Tibetan autonomous prefecture. His father’s name is Loesher and his mother’s name is Shugpo.