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

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DAE`s Gambit

The Department of Atomic Energy has been vigorously trying to extract uranium from different ores across the country in the hope of feeding an expanded nuclear power programme. However, it faces resistance from local people wherever it wants to set up uranium mines. In Jharkhand, where mining is already taking place, there has been opposition in new areas where the DAE hopes to mine uranium.

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