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

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Bhopal Disaster : Judicial Poke

Judicial Poke On Monday last, the Supreme Court ordered the government of India to part with the amount held over from the compensation from Union Carbide, a sum of Rs 1,503 crore. Heartening as the order is, it is shameful that the government should have to receive a judicial poke in the ribs to part with money of which it was only a temporary custodian, a responsibility it had taken upon itself through the questionable Bhopal compensation act.

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