TITLE

NPCIL, Atomic Board to Revisit Nuke Plant Safety

PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
India -- West;3/18/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 17, pA30
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Nuclear Power Corp. of India Ltd. (NPCIL) to revisit all the safety measures of atomic plants in the country to prevent the nuclear crisis that occurred in Japan in March 2011.
ACCESSION #
59806075

 

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