Dhemaji All Assam Student Union Condemns Union Minister's Statement

Dhemaji All Assam Student Union Condemns Union Minister’s Statement

LAKHIMPUR: All Assam Student’Union (AASU) Dhemaji District Unit responded strongly to NHPC’s Subansiri Lower Hydroelectric Project (SLHP) and the statement of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy of RKSingh in support of’ridicule. .. ‘Anti-Big Dam upset initiated by various organizations while he visited the project on Monday and Tuesday.

In this regard, in a press release, the Demaji district AASU stated that the Assam government was not paying attention to securing the lives and property of people living in the lower subansiri river, but they were NHPC Limited. The construction of SLHP, which has long been controversial for the benefit of businesses, ministers and MLA, despite the massive upheaval initiated by the Dhemaji district AASU against the project.

In particular, during a visit to SLHP, RK Singh said that the Mega River Dam project will not impact the biodiversity of the region and more hydropower will be available in the future to harness the potential of hydropower in the region. He said the power generation project will be set up in Arnachal Pradesh. He also said SLHP would mitigate the state’s flood problems. In addition, the federal minister argued that some NGOs have begun to oppose the Mega River Dam project by raising foreign funding.

Demaji District AASU calls his remarks “ridiculous”, and RK Singh accepts the “luxury” hospitality extended by NHPC when visiting Demaji without the hospitality of the district administration and supports SLHP the next day. Claimed to have made a statement.

The Federal Power Minister, Dipak Sarmah, General Secretary of AASU in Demaji District, and Kalyan Gogoi, are the only ones who have begun to oppose the Megadam project, but various organizations and some political parties have done the same. He said he did.

“Then, BJP’s national president, Rajinat Singh, also participated in the ruckus against SLHP at Jerkamuk. Dr. Rajitha Amunug, Minister of Education Assam, incumbent Jonai MLA who accompanied RK Singh during his visit to SLHP on Tuesday. Bubampeg, and BJP President Siddhartha Batacharya and Rajitha Amunugda also opposed the project. ”