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The tale of LG Polymers, evasion of environmental clearance & the Visakhapatnam tragedy

The tale of LG Polymers, evasion of environmental clearance & the Visakhapatnam tragedy

January 20, 2021 at 5:23 am 0 comments

Nihar Gokhale | The Caravan On 6 May 2020, a deadly gas leak at a factory of LG Polymers in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam killed 13 people and injured over 1,000 others. Several media reports termed it the worst gas leak in India since the Bhopal chemical disaster in 1984. The company took over theRead More