River Brahmaputra Current Affairs, GK & News

China’s proposed Hydropower project in Brahmaputra, Tibet

Under the 14th five-year plan that is to be implemented from 2021, China has proposed hydro power project on Brahmaputra river in Tibet. The project has been proposed by the Central Committee of the ruling Communist Party of China. The Committee prepared the fourteenth five-year plan, 2021 to 2025 and the long-term goals through 2035 ..

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Flood Vulnerability of Assam

Assam which is traditionally been flood-prone is in the grip of yet another flood, with 57 lakh people displaced, all 33 districts affected, and 36 people killed besides hundreds of animals. Vulnerability of Assam Assam’s vulnerability to floods has contributing factors from both natural and man-made causes. The crux of which is the nature of ..

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Dibang Multipurpose Project

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs headed by Prime Minister has approved the 2880 MW Dibang Multipurpose Project in Arunachal Pradesh. About the Project The Project is located on river Dibang, in Lower Dibang Valley District of Arunachal Pradesh. The project is envisaged as a storage-based hydro-electric project with flood moderation as the key objective. ..

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New Species of Frog Discovered in North-East

Researchers from Delhi University and the Wildlife Institute of India in association with researchers from Indonesia and the US have discovered a new species of paddy frog from Assam in Northeast India. Aishani The new species has been named Aishani derived from the Sanskrit word which means North East. Aishani belongs to the genus Micryletta ..

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India-Bangladesh border along Dhubri comes under BOLD-QIT Surveillance

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the BOLD-QIT Surveillance along Dhubri district in Assam on the India Bangladesh border. BOLD-QIT Surveillance BOLD-QIT stands for Border electronically dominated quick response team interception technique. BOLD-QIT Surveillance is part of the Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS). BOLD-QIT together with help the Border Security Force (BSF) in curbing all types of cross border crimes it ..

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