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30 Years Since The Bhopal Gas Tragedy Yet The Pain Echoes In The Air. 9 Painful Images Inside

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It was the night of 2nd December 1984 when there was a leak at Union Carbide Corp pesticide factory, in Bhopal, India that exposed as many as 500.000 people to the poisonous methyl isocyanate gas. They suffered unthinkable permanent and temporary injuries; with the death lulling about 25,000 of those innocent and unsuspecting people into a deep slumber from which they could never again rise. And the large scale soil and water pollution is still affecting the people of Bhopal.

1. A poor child became the victim of the poisonous gas… Got buried under the soil.

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2. Here, a man looks on when a policeman takes note of all the victims.

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3. A display showing the victims’ photographs who died inhaling the toxic gas.

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4. The skulls discarded by Hamidia Hospital, Bhopal after the research on the victims of the tragic event.

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5. This man of 77, named ‘Nanko’ was fit and able and provided for his family. But since the tragedy he has been disabled and forced to lead a life of a beggar.

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6. The Union Carbide factory. It is believed that tonnes of the poisonous substance is still buried undergrounds that continues to poison soil and water resources.

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7. Dust covered laboratory of the Union Carbide Factory.

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8. This little boy suffers mental disability, is believed to be caused due to his family being expose to the alleged gas in 84′.

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9. This girl suffers hearing and speech impairment… Another of the adverse effects still supposedly faced by the┬ánewer generation.

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It is a tragedy in itself the people are still waiting for justice.

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Now watch this video on Union Carbide gas leak and how it is thirty years into the time.

Video Source: YouTube via euronews


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