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Day 2: Gandhi Nagar to Shyampur, and a delicious lunch of baatis

Feb 22, 2006 No Comments

Tuesday 21st February TODAY’S THEME: MEDICAL RESEARCH, DOWNLOAD FACTSHEET HERE Next morning we could not leave Gandhi Nagar early as planned, because the local people organized a send off for us with even more garlands and a breakfast of jalebis and poha [sweet with flattened rice preparation]. We left at 7 am and reached a […]

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Bhopal survivors and supporters disgusted with local politicians’ cynical "clean up" of the Union Carbide plant

Jun 08, 2005 No Comments

BHOPAL, 1 June 2005: The International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal today expressed its outrage at the blatant disrespect for public safety and human rights as evidenced by photographs of workers (Please see footnote 1) sweeping up toxic wastes inside the abandoned Union Carbide factory site. Far from being equipped with the mandatory Personal Protective […]

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