Government must show its commitment to the civil nuclear initiative by amending the liability law
AERB has blamed ‘inadequate draining of hot water’ before taking up the routine maintenance work of the valve.
The court had in May last year given its go-ahead to the government while directing it to comply with a set of safety measures before commissioning the plant. These directions were compartmentalised in short-term and long-term measures.
Petitioner’s advocate had alleged that the plant had been commissioned in grave disregard of the safety guidelines.
Decision to field Udayakumar comes after senior AAP leader Prashant Bhushan visited the site of the protests against the setting up of the Kudankulam nuclear plant.
The court passed the order after petitioner’s advocate Prashant Bhushan alleged that the plant had been commissioned in grave disregard of the safety guidelines.
The SC has directed the Centre to file a report on the safety measures on commissioning of the Kudankulam power plant.
Safety arrangements have been stepped up at the nuclear plant following the blast.
Narayanasamy said NGOs involved in the agitation were funded by foreign agencies.
Immediate effect of SC order is that it has cleared legal cloud over n-power reactors at KNPP.
The court said the plant is necessary for larger public interest and economic growth of the country.
The Supreme Court will on Monday deliver its verdict on a bunch of petitions,demanding a stay on commissioning of the Kudankulam nuclear plant
A batch of petitions have been filed by activists seeking stay on commissioning of nuclear plant.
NPCIL is building two 1,000 MW VVER nuclear power units with Russian collaboration.
A plea was moved in Supreme Court on Tuesday seeking a restraint on the Centre from commissioning the Kudankulam nuclear plant in Tamil Nadu