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Going underground: Indian dam projects threaten Teesta river

By Wed, Sep 07, 2011 4:11PM UTC 0 Comment

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s recalcitrant stand on the sharing of the Teesta river waters with Bangladesh has been widely criticised, in that it has severely strained bilateral relations. But has been sidelined has been the issue of the river itself. The cruel truth is that the last stretch of the Teesta river is...