Tenzin Khedup
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Name: Tenzin Khedup
Age: 24
Date/place of protest: 20 June 2012, Trindu
Current status: Deceased
Overview: Tenzin Khedup and Ngawang Norphel staged a double protest in Trindu. They set themselves on fire and carried Tibetan flags and shouted pro-independence slogans.


Former monk Tenzin Khedup, 24, and Ngawang Norphel, 22, set themselves on fire in Dzatoe township, Tridu ,Yulshul.

Tenzin Khedup died on the spot while, Ngawang Norphel was badly burned and is in serious condition at a hospital, according to a monk in India who is from the Zekar monastery in Yushul.