Mongtong Dam

Shan people urges end to Mongtong dam EIA

Date of Release: 
Sep 14 2015

Power from the hydropower project would be sold to China and Thailand. The letter dated September 9 was signed by Nang Wah Nu, an MP of the Shan Nationalities Democratic Party, and leaders of people from Karli and Kunhing.

In the letter, they said there has been continued fighting in Shan and Kachin state, with the latest one taking place in Kunhing in August.

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