Name: Kunchok Kyab/Konbe
Father’s Name: Dorjee
Mother’s Name: Rinchen Tso
Affiliation: Gyalring village, Bora, Sangchu County
Location of incident: Bora, Sangchu County, Ganlho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture (Gansu Province)
Date of Self-immolation: 2013-01-22
Info: Konchok Kyab [also known as Konbe], age 26 set fire to himself around noon on January 22 to protest China’s policy on Tibet and he passed away after the incident. Konchok Kyab set fire to himself between the local moanstery and Bora Shang, Konchok Kyab was from the Gyara village in Bogtsa unit in Bora Shang, Sangchu Dzong, Gannan prefecture in Gansu province.