India - China: Examining the ‘Water Wars’ Scenario
Situation assessment as on 14/12/2020 | Rs 500/-
Even as stalemate on the borer continues, Chinese media has upped the ante announcing that the country could build up to 60 GW of hydropower capacity on a section of the Brahmaputra, known in China as Yarlung Tsangpo. The study examines conflicting views on the ‘water wars’ narrative with some analysts saying India need not be unduly alarmed; others express strategic concerns; and in respect to Tibet, the probable threat of a mass influx of Chinese migrants into the Kongpo region.
Situation assessment for the week ended 14 December (2,128 words)
Price: Rs 500/-
Date of SS: 14, December 2020