ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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What is Union Carbide Upto?

Corporate Survival over Justice to Victims

The agony of Bhopal is the continuing suffering and neglect of the 2,00,000 victims of the worst industrial disaster in history. In the months since then the company has tried numerous tactics to minimise its liability including an attempt to deny its responsibility for its Indian subsidiary It has stalled court proceedings, obstructed relief measures and mounted a painstakingly designed public relations campaign. This article is condensed from the report of the International Coalition for Justice in Bhopal which has documented the activities of Union Carbide and the Government of India since that awful night on December 2-3, 1984.

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