China To Build Major Dam On Brahmaputra That Could Impact India: Report
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China To Build Major Dam On Brahmaputra That Could Impact India: Report

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November 30, 2020

China will build a major hydropower project on Brahmaputra river in Tibet and a proposal for this has been clearly put forward in the 14th Five-Year Plan to be implemented from next year, the official media on Sunday quoted the head of a Chinese company tasked to build the dam as saying.


New Delhi, 30 November 2020

As per news report of NDTV, Yan Zhiyong, chairman of the Power Construction Corp of China, said China will "implement hydropower exploitation in the downstream of the Yarlung Zangbo River" (the Tibetan name for Brahmaputra) and the project could serve to maintain water resources and domestic security, the Global Times reported.

Source -NDTV


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