What happened on 14th February in the history of India.India's largest industrial disaster till date is the Bhopal gas leakage tragedy. This disaster witnessed about 3500 deaths and almost 2,00,000 persons got affected. This incident took place in the month of December 1984. The number victims reported may be far from true than announced.
The case is filed in the court. On 14th February 1989, the Supreme court of India ordered the union carbide corporation management to pay to 470 million dollars as compensation to the victims of the gas leakage tragedy.
But the victims of this tragedy are not happy with the outcome saying that the compensation is very less than deserved.