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China Blocks Brahmaputra River.

New Delhi Looking for Option to Respond to China’s Move to Block Brahmaputra River: Indian Minister

A prominent Indian minister said on Tuesday that New Delhi is looking for options to respond to China's move to block a tributary of the Brahmaputra River. However, he did not elaborate on what options India is considering.

Flooded Brahmaputra River

India Wary Of China’s New Mega-Dam In Tibet, Fears Flash Floods & Landslides

Despite assurances from China that the newly built Zangmu Hydropower Station on the Tibetan Plateau will not harm India's downstream states, the Indian government is still wary that it could trigger flash floods and expose them to other risks such as landslides and endanger the lives of millions of Indians.

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