Brahmaputra is not a drain, China diverting Tsangpo is not feasible: Rijiju

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Delhi Bureau

New Delhi, December 6: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju rules out chances of any big project over Tsangpo to divert the Brahmaputra water.

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju today has ruled out any feasibility of construction of canals over Tsangpo by China to divert Brahmaputra water. Speaking in New Delhi Kiren said, Brahmaputra is not a drain; its a big river; so constructing canal over Sangpo by China to divert Brahmaputra water is not feasible. He further said such humongous project can not be built secretly in short duration.

On the adulteration of Brahmaputra water, the central minister said no one should comment without duly diligence. There can be ample of reasons of dirty water and government is looking into it, he added.