Name: Lobsang Palden
Father’s Name: Sherab
Mother’s Name: Namkho
Affiliation: Kirti monastery, Ngaba county, Ngaba prefecture, China’s Sichuan Province
Location of incident: Pawo Lane, Ngaba county, Ngaba prefecture, China’s Sichuan Province
Date of Self-immolation: 2014-03-16
Info: Two Tibetan monks set themselves on fire Sunday on the sixth anniversary of a deadly crackdown by Chinese authorities on Tibetans that had sparked an unending spate of self-immolation protests against Beijing’s rule, according to exile sources. Lobsang Palden, 20, from the restive Kirti monastery in Sichuan province’s Ngaba Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, self-immolated in Ngaba county while another monk, whose name is Jigme Tenzin set himself on fire in Tsekhog (Zeku) county in Qinghai province’s Malho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, the sources said.