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Bangladesh: Russia edges out China in Hasina’s quest for N-power plant

By Malladi Rama Rao (This article was a publication of the Policy Research Group, Poreg) South Asia is going to see generation of nuclear power in yet another country soon. Bangladesh has just signed an agreement with Russia for its first nuclear plant that would be designed to generate 2000 MW. India and Pakistan are the other two countries that have been generating nuclear power and both have turned nuclear powers. Sri Lanka is also tossing the idea of N- based electricity generation and is in talks with China to quench its power thirst. Bangladesh too turned to China for

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