Exclusive: Text of Group of Ministers report on issues relating to Bhopal Gas Leak Calamity

June 25, 2010 10:13 am | Updated November 28, 2021 09:05 pm IST

Survivors of 1984 Bhopal gas disaster staging a protest at Jantar Mantar on Thursday, when the Union Cabinet met to discuss the Group of Ministers recommendations. Photo: V. Sudershan

Survivors of 1984 Bhopal gas disaster staging a protest at Jantar Mantar on Thursday, when the Union Cabinet met to discuss the Group of Ministers recommendations. Photo: V. Sudershan

'The classification of claims/cases made by the Welfare Commissioner would have to be accepted...Nevertheless, there is a case for enhancement of the amount of compensation...There are no records in the Ministry of External Affairs of his [Warren Anderson's] visit or who he met on his visit...The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers may be directed to file appropriate applications/motions before the Courts...[on the] liability of Dow Chemicals...Health and Health-Related Issues...Remediation and Environment-Related Issues...Residual Issues...'

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