|Title:||Bhopal 30th Anniversary - November 30, 2014, in Bhopal|
Salil Shetty, kneeling on left, Amnesty International Secretary General lights candles with gas victims children in Bhopal on Sunday, 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.
Business and Human Rights
COUNTRY: ASIA AND THE PACIFIC/SOUTH ASIA/INDIA
SUBJECTS: HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS
|Tags:||Bhopal, India, Business, Corruption, Bhopal30, Bhopal HLM 2014, AIR2014_Events/Actions|
|Copyright Type:||Amnesty International|
|Copyright Credit:||© Amnesty International / Abdul Moeed Faruqui|
|Date Photo or Video Created:||30/11/2014 00:00|
|Size:||5.49 MB; 5520 x 3680 pixels; 467 x 312 mm (print at 300 DPI); 1460 x 974 mm (screen at 96 DPI);|