Public security officials in Aba (Ngaba) county, Sichuan province, detained at least 8 Tibetans accused of involvement in organizing observances of the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday (July 6, 2015). The detainees included at least four laypersons, including Bonkho Kyi (age 48, detained on or about November 20, 2015), the only female. She had helped organize a public picnic to celebrate the birthday.
Sentence: Seven Years
Prison: Lunggu county prison (Wenchuan)