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THE PASSING OF ACTIVIST AND CAMPAIGNER ABDUL JABBAR KHAN

We are deeply saddened to announce the death of Bhopal activist and campaigner Abdul Jabbar Khan – Jabbar Bhai to those who knew him well – who passed away in a Bhopal hospital on Tuesday November 12th, aged 63. A 28 year old resident of Bhopal at the time of the disaster, the gas severely […]

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AMNESTY UK EVENT AND ONGOING EXHIBITION UNTIL MONDAY 25TH NOVEMBER

On the evening of Monday 11th November the Bhopal Medical Appeal, in conjunction with the Bhopal Group for Information and Action, held an evening to mark the upcoming 35th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster at Amnesty International UK’s Human Rights Action Centre in Shoreditch. The event also marked the opening of an exhibition of photographs […]

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THE LOSS OF ONE OF BHOPAL’S GREAT SHINING LIGHTS

It is with great sadness that we report the loss of one of Bhopal’s great shining lights, Hazra Bee. Hazra died suddenly en route to hospital after having great trouble breathing. Hazra was only 28 at the time of the Bhopal Gas Disaster. She suffered with asthma, severe chest and joint pain and fainting fits. […]

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Evening for Bhopal at Amnesty UK 11th November

We are pleased to announce that we will be holding an event at The Human Rights Action Centre, headquarters of Amnesty International UK, London, on the evening of Monday the 11th of November from 6-9pm. We are delighted that both of our scheduled speakers will be joining us from Bhopal, via a live web link. The […]

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Sambhavna 23rd Anniversary Exhibition: Possibilities in Compassion

On October 14th 2019, the Sambhavna Trust held an exhibition, ‘Possibilities in Compassion’, a tale of ‘the unique story of human sympathy’ to mark their 23rd anniversary at Swaraj Bhavan, Bhopal. The exhibition was inaugurated by Mr. Prasenjit Mund, Resident Editor of the Time of India. As well as telling the story of the disaster […]

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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.