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India UntoldJan 27, 2020, 5:31 PM IST
Late Abdul Jabbar's 30-Year-Long Fight For Justice For Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims
The night of December 2nd, 1984, will remain etched in our country’s memory. On that horrific night, deadly methyl isocyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide India Limited pesticide plant in Bhopal, claiming over 20,000 lives and leaving lakhs severely disabled. Abdul Jabbar, who was 28 then, lost his mother, father, brother and himself suffered lung fibrosis and lost 50% of his vision. On November 14, 2019, he passed away after fighting for justice for the victims and survivors for close to 3 decades. With the government of India awarding this Bhopal gas tragedy activist the Padma Shri posthumously, let’s take a look at his lesser-known story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaOct 31, 2019, 7:35 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: What transpired during Bhopal Gas Tragedy of 1984?
Abhinav Khare deep dives into what transpired during and after the Bhopal Gas Tragedy of 1984 in which an estimated 10,000 deaths were reported with over 30,000 disabled
ViralAug 30, 2019, 8:32 PM IST
Viral video: Student records objectionable video clip with female teacher, no action against male student
Student records a sleazy video of female teacher during video call. Teacher suspended from school after video becomes viral. But no action taken against student, who is the son of prominent businessman from Jalandhar.
Lifestyle NewsMay 31, 2019, 3:38 PM IST
Zomato gifts electric vehicle to differently abled delivery agent in New Delhi, wins hearts on social media
Zomato has won the hearts of many people by gifting an electric vehicle to a differently abled delivery boy. Videos of him making the most of his gift broke the internet.
MyNation Election Video ParlourApr 15, 2019, 9:31 AM IST
People with disabilities take aerial route to create voting awareness in Karnataka
One of the disabled men in the group flew through a glider showcasing a huge banner – 'Vote on April 23'
IndiaMar 28, 2019, 6:58 PM IST
Kargil hero 'Blade-runner' now a skydiver
Retired officer of the Indian Army, Major DP Singh, became the first battle casualty veteran (leg amputee) to skydive from 9000 ft. The retired officer of the Indian Army, who has a prosthetic leg carried out this feat at Nasik on Thursday
ElectionsMar 28, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Disabled boy starts wheelchair protest against Kerala govt
A physically challenged boy from Kozhikode, Kerala, is fighting for a convenient educational institute closer to his house
IndiaMar 3, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Kerala role model in making tourism disabled-friendly, says minister Surendran
Kerala minister Kadakampally Surendran launched the refurbished website of Thenmala ecotourism besides a braille brochure on the beautiful spots at Thenmala and video brochure in sign language
IndiaDec 3, 2018, 9:41 AM IST
Physically disabled man refuses to take govt compensation; takes up farming
Man lost a leg after getting in contact with a high-voltage electric wire while playing in school back in 1995. He took up farming as his profession.