Early day motion 2815

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That this House notes the construction work that has commenced on the Teepaimukh Dam; expresses concern that this could cause considerable problems for people living in that area of India and also downstream in Bangladesh, particularly in the Sylhet region; further notes that India has not complied with the 1997 UN Convention on non-navigable watercourses; and calls for work on constructing the dam to cease, for the Indian government to comply with the UN Convention and enter into discussions with Bangladesh and for the UK Government to act as appropriate in support of the Convention.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Burt, Lorely Liberal Democrats Solihull 05.03.2012
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 07.03.2012
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 06.03.2012
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 06.03.2012
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 05.03.2012
Edwards, Jonathan Plaid Cymru Carmarthen East and Dinefwr 06.03.2012
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 05.03.2012
Hemming, John Liberal Democrats Birmingham Yardley 05.03.2012
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 06.03.2012
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 09.03.2012
Mahmood, Khalid Labour Party Birmingham Perry Barr 14.03.2012
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 05.03.2012
Russell, Bob Liberal Democrats Colchester 06.03.2012
Simpson, David Democratic Unionist Party Upper Bann 06.03.2012