China News Service, May 26. According to the Japan Broadcasting Association (NHK), recently, Tokyo Electric Power Company of Japan has decided to start construction of facilities related to nuclear wastewater discharge at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in early June.

Data map: Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

  According to the report, the construction started this time is part of the shaft used to store nuclear sewage.

According to Japanese government policy, TEPCO is preparing to build major projects such as undersea tunnels to discharge the nuclear waste water stored at the Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea.

  On April 13, 2021, the Japanese government decided to filter and dilute a large amount of nuclear sewage from Fukushima and discharge it into the sea.

The move was strongly opposed by the Fukushima Prefecture Fisheries Association and the National Federation of Fisheries Associations of Japan.