Cobalt 60

  • Govt not hiding radioactive fallout: Chavan April 30, 2010

    UN's atomic watchdog IAEA has called Delhi's radiation leak the world's biggest radiation crisis in four years. India's atomic regulator isn't taking it lightly either. The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board has issued a show cause notice to Delhi University, which has two weeks to respond during which all nuclear-related operations...
  • Radiation leak: whose responsibility is it? April 30, 2010

    It turns out the recent radiation scare in Mayapuri may not have been the only lapse on the part of the Delhi University. The head of the Chemistry department, Professor Ramesh Chandra has blown the lid off another controversy that allegedly was buried years ago. ...
  • Cobalt-60 source traced to DU lab: cops April 29, 2010

    A day after one person died in the case of radioactive leak in Delhi's Mayapuri scrap market area, the police have now figured out where it came from. Police now say the cobalt 60 came from a Delhi University Chem Lab. ...
  • Expert on effects of radiation leak April 28, 2010

    Dr B B Singh, Former Nuclear Scientist and Advocate, Nuclear Cause, Mumbai spoke to CNN-IBN. ...
  • CJ recalls scrap market radiation leak April 27, 2010

    The entire incident has left citizens and scrap dealers in the Mayapuri scrap market terrified. Preet Pal Gupta owns a shop right opposite to the shop where the cobalt 60 was found - he chose to be our citizen journalist to tell the world just what happened ...