After receiving the results of a forensic test the Thimphu police have implicated seventy two year old former-monk Kunzang in the death of fifty-year-old Tshering Gyeltshen. The case will be forwarded to the District court.The body of Tshering from Chorten Kora, Trashiyangtse, was discovered by the Chorten at the children’s park in Thimphu.
The bludgeoned body of Tshering was reported to the traffic police on the morning of June 4. According to the medical examiner, “Tshering died of inter cranal injuries.”
Official sources say that the weapon used was a blunt object.
The body had four wounds on the head each half a centimetre deep and three centimetres long. His left ear was partially cut off.
Found on the scene was his bedding and a box of his personal effects and some money.