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Bhopal Disaster
The Bhopal disaster of 1984 has been described by many as the worst industrial disaster in history . Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, where Bhopal city is located in the heart of Union Carbide India Limited (now known as ebharedi Industries India Limited), a pesticide plant accident 40 tonnes of methyl aisosayaneta (MIC ) This catastrophe spreads in the environment. On the morning of December 3, 1964, the MIC stored in a tank overheated and leaked into the ground in the form of a gas heavier than air. It immediately killed thousands of sleeping people. The city's transportation system collapsed and many people fled and were trampled. Another 150,000 to 600,000 people were affected by the gas, which later killed about 15,000 of them. (Full article...)