Kalon Tripa Says Tibetan Immigration Plan from Nepal May Not Proceed Because of China's Objection

Washington, D.C. In an interview with the Tibetan Service of the Voice of America, Kalon Tripa Samdhong Rinpoche, says that the Tibetan immigration plan from Nepal may not proceed as planned because of China's pressure and objection. When asked about the status of immigration plan, Kalon Tripa said that there is not much hope of this particular plan being carried out. " I have plan to discuss on this issue with concerned officials here and had discussions with a number of people in India also. It seems the government of Nepal is facing a serious problem on this issue because of China's pressure," added Kalon Tripa.