Bite the dust

By Prof Anjal Prakash Oct 22, 2023

A story in Sunday Mid-day probes how the residents of Uran, a coastal town part of Navi Mumbai, are reeling from severe respiratory diseases caused by nearby factories and ONGC’s refinery. Residents and activists shared their agony over toxic emissions from these units that are impacting their health and well-being. Professor Anjal Prakash underlined the need for long-term planning to address environmental issues in this piece.