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Witness - The Bhopal gas disaster

In December 1984 thousands of people in the Indian city of Bhopal were killed by leak from a chemical plant. The city was enveloped by a cloud of poisonous gas.

In December 1984 thousands of people in the Indian city of Bhopal were killed by leak from a chemical plant. The city was enveloped by a cloud of poisonous gas. Two survivors of the disaster have spoken to Witness. Photo:Waiting for treatment outside the hospital. Copyright: Bedi/AFP/Getty Images

  • Broadcast on BBC World Service, 3:50AM Tue, 4 Dec 2012
  • Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
  • First broadcast BBC World Service, 9:50AM Mon, 3 Dec 2012
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  • Duration 10 minutes

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