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Title: Bhopal 30th Anniversary - November 30, 2014, in Bhopal
Description: The children of gas victims light candles to mark the 30th anniversary of the 1984 disaster in Bhopal, November 30, 2014
On 30th November 2014, Amnesty International Secretary General, Salil Shetty visited Bhopal. In 1984 an industrial catastrophe took place at a pesticide plant owned and operated by Union Carbide India Limited (UCIL) in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India on December 3, 1984. 25,000 people are thought to have since died from gas related diseases.

People continue to suffer from health problems related to the incident and the subsequent pollution at the site.
Keywords: CONCERN: Business and Human Rights
CONTEXT: CORRUPTION
COUNTRY: ASIA AND THE PACIFIC/SOUTH ASIA/INDIA
SUBJECTS: HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS  
Tags: Bhopal, India, Business, Corruption, Bhopal30, Bhopal HLM 2014
Copyright Type: Amnesty International
Copyright Credit: © Amnesty International / Abdul Moeed Faruqui
Agreement Type: Unrestricted
Agreement Notes: -
Date Photo or Video Created: 30/11/2014 00:00

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ID: 203449
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