Bhopal Disaster of 1984
By Caroline Loverud T1
In 1969, the plant opened to produce a substance used in pesticides. No one knew that it ten years later it would kill at least 15 thousand people and injure hundreds of thousands people.
December 2nd 1984
At 10:30 p.m. the plant started to release 40 tons of MIC that quickly spread around a city of 900 thousand people.
After the Disaster
Did you know?
2) Not only people died form the Disaster but many animals died too. An estimated 2 thousand animals had to be disposed of the next day.
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