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Buddhist monks beaten, arrested for sharing 99-foot tall Buddha statue destruction news

Hindupost | 12/01/2022 04:54 PM | Click to read full article

Tibetan monks have been beaten up and arrested for ‘leaking info’ after being forced to watch the demolition of a giant Buddha statue in Drakgo, Tibet.

Chinese authorities after destroying a 99-foot-tall Buddha statue in Drakgo, have arrested 11 monks from Drakgo’s Gaden Namgyal Ling monastery for sending news and photos outside Tibet about the destruction.