If local Chinese officials are blaming a “natural hazard” for this contaminated river in Lhasa, then why is the photo (full image below) being censored online?
The water in Tashigang Township has become undrinkable for villagers, and also harmful to livestock, and crops. In many places, even grass no longer grows for harvesting hay.
People’s livelihoods have been severely affected, but nothing happens when they report the issue to the relevant departments, according to the censored blog post.
Research by Cecilia.