China rejects India’s objection over Diamer-Bhasha dam


Photo: APP Beijing on Friday rejected the objection raised by New Delhi over the construction of Diamer-Bhasha dam and said economic cooperation between China and Pakistan was aimed at promoting economic development and improving the well-being of the local population. While responding to a question about the construction of the dam during a media briefing in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry?s Spokesperson Zhao Lijian said: ?China and Pakistan conduct the economic cooperation in order to promote the economic development and improve the well-being of the local population.”