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The Baghjan Blowout: The Disastrous Oil Spill in Upper Assam and its Impacts

The Baghjan Blowout: The Disastrous Oil Spill in Upper Assam and its Impacts

by Niranta Gohain, KK Chattradhara, Manash Jyoti Chutia, Suraj Gogoi & Parag Jyoti Saikia OIL were given environmental clearance to drill for hydrocarbons in the Dibru-Saikhowa National Park recently. On 27th of May a major explosion took place in one of its drilling wells causing havoc. This is a preliminary report on the event ‘The obligation to endure gives us[Read More…]

June 5, 2020 Environmental Protection