Thursday, December 3, 2009
25 years ago today 1984 December 3rd , Indian city of Bhopal witnessed the worst industrial accident ever, which expossed over 500,000 people to toxic gases. 3,787 people died immediately, 8,000-10,000 died within 72 hours and since then 25,000 died from gas-related diseases.
Even though 25 years has passed since the accident and closure of the factory 390 tonnes of toxic chemicals abandoned at the Union Carbide plant which continue to pollute the ground water.
Please pray for the survivors, and the families of the victims