Rampal won’t affect Sundarbans: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today claimed that Rampal power plant project will not affect the world's largest mangrove forest Sundarbans.

The premier said this while briefing the media at her official residence Gono Bhaban on the Rampal project close to the Sundarbans amid concerns over the coal-fired plant's environmental impacts on the forest.

She was briefing the media till filing the report around 4:50pm.

source:Daily star