China plans to build a super dam on the Brahmaputra river, rises security and environmental concerns in Tibet and India
The proposed super-dam project, which would be the biggest hydroelectric power plant in the world, is mentioned in China's 14th Five-Year Plan.
Assam may consider ‘ethnic tribe’ nomenclature to 40 lakh Assamese-speaking Muslims of Brahmaputra valley: Report
The new proposal is yet to receive the approval of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. The nomenclature is expected to be approved before the start of the socio-economic census.
Assam has seen one of the most devastating floods in recent years.