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Survivors call upon governments to revise figures of death and illness

At a press conference today, leaders of four organisations of survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster called upon central and state governments to revise the figures of death and illness caused by the disaster before the Curative Petition for additional compensation is heard by the Supreme Court next month. The leaders said that representatives of […]

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International Women’s Day 2019

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. International Women’s Day (IWD) has occurred for well over a century, with the first​ ​IWD gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people […]

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Bhopal Medical Appeal

Fundraising Jumble Sale in Aid of Bhopal. Pilton, Somerset.

Over the years, BMA has been lucky enough to have an incredible range of passionate, dedicated supporters and among the most active must surely be Fiona Case. Fiona has raised money with auctions, concerts, film-screenings and jumble sales, she’s been involved in helping organise a ‘Yoga for Bhopal’ event in Bhopal, and is a part […]

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Bhopal Gas Tragedy Relief Minister Refuses to Meet Disaster Survivors

Today in Bhopal, around five hundred disaster survivors gathered in Neelam Park as part of their ‘Waiting for Justice’ programme. They waited from 11am until 5pm having challenged the Bhopal Gas Tragedy Relief Minister, Arif Aqueel, to explain why he has not honoured a pre-election promise of greater compensation. The minister did not turn up […]

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Disaster Survivors Call on Gas Relief Minister to Honour Compensation Promise

Today, 25th February, organisations representing survivors of the Bhopal Disaster held a press conference calling on the Bhopal Gas Tragedy Relief Minister to honour a pre-election promise of greater compensation. As a part of their “Intezaar-E-Insaf” (Waiting for Justice) programme, they challenge the minister to address a gathering of an expected 1,000 survivors at the […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont 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.