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India / Poison Gas Leak Aftermath #535242

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 05, 1984
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(Studio) Death and injury toll so far in poison gas leak in Bhopal, India, reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(New Delhi, India) Bhopal's continued effort to cope with catastrophe here after methyl isocyanate leak at Union Carbide plant examined; films shown. Concern over survivors' long-term injuries noted. [SURVIVOR - (thru translator) describes escaping gas.] Govt. limit so far on Union Carbide's monetary compensation to victims mentioned.
REPORTER: Jonathan Mann

(Studio) Union Carbide spokesperson in United States said denying Indian official's allegation that safety standards at their plant were lower than at United States sites.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Mann, Jonathan

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