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India / Poison Gas Aftermath #88471

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 05, 1984
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(Studio) Latest estimate death toll from poison gas leak Monday in Bhopal, India, reported.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(New Delhi, India) Town's continuing ordeal as victims continue dying and government tries coping with sanitation problem posed by animal and human corpses examined; films shown. Demonstration at Union Carbide office in New Delhi, protesting government allegedly overlooking safety violations at plant, discussed; state officials' reaction to past accidents at Bhopal site reviewed. [Environment min. Dr. T.N. KHOSHOO - hopes victims' deaths have not been in vain.]
REPORTER: Mark Litke

(Studio) [Union Carbide safety director Jackson BROWNING - discusses company's preparations to prevent such accidents, continued search for cause of leak.]
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Reporter(s):
Koppel, Ted;
Litke, Mark
Duration:
00:05:20

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