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The financial compensation for the victims has been paltry and the soil and water in and around the Union Carbide factory is still believed to be contaminated. Photo: PTI<br />

31 years later, Bhopal still hurts

3 min read . 04 Dec 2015
All this week there has been some excellent reportage and analysis to mark the 30th anniversary of the gas leak at the Union Carbide factory in Bhopal, and the numerous, deliberate, lesser man-made injustices that have followed it. Photo: Mint<br />

Justice: delivered or denied?

4 min read . 06 Dec 2014
Abdul Jabbar, a construction worker who used to dig borewells, was sleeping in his home when lethal methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas descended on the city of Bhopal after leaking from the Union Carbide India factory. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />
It has been 30 years since the world’s worst industrial disaster asphyxiated Bhopal. Photo courtesy: India Today Group<br />

Bhopal in the grip of history

5 min read . 02 Dec 2014
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