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She died protesting Chinese oppression of Tibetans, activists say.
Her death follows a similar protest by two Tibetan Buddhist monks who set themselves on fire in Lhasa.
Young men set themselves on fire in western province to protest Chinese rule
Lobsang Lozin, a teenage Tibetan Buddhist monk, died after setting himself on fire in China's Sichuan province.
It's the 46th self-immolation since February 2009.
Lobsang Kalsang, 18, and Damchoek, 17, died after setting themselves on fire.
He is the 55th Tibetan to set fire to himself since March 2011, the Free Tibet group says.
tibet self-immolation 2012 3 5

A Free Tibet candlelit display showing the pictures of Tibetans who died of self immolation is seen during a protest in front of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on February 22, 2012.

Aaron Tam