Monthly Archives: March 2012

Chingari Sports Day 2012

The annual sports day at the Chingari Rehabilitation Centre was held this year on the 21st and 22nd of March. The children at Chingari were  organised in accordance with their disabilities and age, and were helped to participate  in these events by resident sports coaches Tarique Ahmed and Azam Khan. Different sports activities took place […]

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Pilgrimage to Bhopal- Samuel’s blog

Late in the night of 2 December 1984 poor safety measures led to the release of 27 tonnes of methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas from a pesticide plant owned by Union Carbide India Limited in the city of Bhopal, India. The poisonous gas went on to kill 25,000 people in the minutes, days, months and years […]

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BMA Chai Recipe

Want to make authentic Bhopali Chai? Ingredients: – Approx. 1 pint water – Approx 1 pint milk – 3 tea bags – 2 inch square piece of ginger – 5-10 green cardamons – 10-15 teaspoons sugar – Pinch of salt Instructions: Chuck in a pot and boil for 10-15 mins (adding salt in at the […]

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Somerset Jumble Sale raises over £900

Fiona Case from Somerset, who has long supported the Bhopal Medical Appeal organised a local jumble sale which raised over £900. With lots of help from her family, including her husband Mike, daughter Polly & son Jake and their partners, plus grandchildren Callum & Tia, the event was hugely successful. They were fortunate enough to be given […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.