Media Statement

October 10th 2008

His Holiness the Dalai Lama underwent a successful removal of gallstones this morning at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi, which is a simple routine procedure. He will rest a few days in New Delhi before returning to Dharamsala.

His schedules, including travel programmes, remain unchanged.

Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama
10 October 2008


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