Indian court rejects towers ban due to health concerns

Tuesday 27 November 2012 | 14:48 CET | News
The Kalyan Civil Court in India has turned down a plea to restrain construction of mobile towers and base stations. The court ruled that the plaintiffs had not made a case to restrain construction based on a violation of laws or fears of electromagnetic radiation. On the basis of the WHO report and the committee of experts constituted for the case, the court observed that there is no substance in the argument that electromagnetic emissions are hazardous to human life. The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) welcomed the court's order and said that it vindicates the industry's

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