Sharad Yadav slams police action against Bhopal victims



Bhopal: NDA Convener and Janata Dal United (JD-U) President, Sharad Yadav on Sunday strongly condemned the police action against the Bhopal gas tragedy victims on the occasion of the 27th anniversary of the world's worst industrial disaster on Friday.

"I strongly condemn the action against poor gas victims who were protesting the delay in getting adequate compensation even after so many years," Yadav told reporters.

He said that he has not seen such a drastic action against the victims anywhere earlier.

The 27th anniversary of the gas tragedy was marred by violence when police used force to evict those staging rail blockade.

PTI