Dalai Lama`s nephew killed in road accident in US

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 19:21

Houston: Jigme Norbu, a nephew of Tibetan
spiritual leader Dalai Lama, was killed when a car hit him
while on a "walk for Tibet" on Florida highway, police said.

45-year-old Norbu was walking on the highway as part
of a march organised to highlight the cause of Tibet when he
was struck by a sports utility vehicle at 7.30 pm on Monday, a
brief statement by the highway patrol said.

Houston: Jigme Norbu, a nephew of Tibetan
spiritual leader Dalai Lama, was killed when a car hit him
while on a "walk for Tibet" on Florida highway, police said.

45-year-old Norbu was walking on the highway as part
of a march organised to highlight the cause of Tibet when he
was struck by a sports utility vehicle at 7.30 pm on Monday, a
brief statement by the highway patrol said.



First Published: Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 19:21

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