ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Pokhran s Hidden Victims

THE anti-bomb campaign has till now concentrated its attack on the high financial cost that the bomb entails, the economic sanctions that it has invited and the fear of mass destruction that it holds for the future. But one does not have to wait for the future. India's nuclear tests have already taken their toll in a far-flung corner of the country, where poor tribal families are paying the price for what is being hailed as a national triumph and a great scientific-technological achievement by the urban middle classes.

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