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India: Radioactive scare at Delhi airport

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By Euronews
India: Radioactive scare at Delhi airport

<p>Fears of a radioactive leak triggered emergency action in the cargo area of Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport on Friday. </p> <p>Suspicion centred on a consignment of so-called nuclear medicine offloaded from a Turkish Airlines plane but it turned out to be a false alarm, with atomic inspectors giving the all clear.</p> <p>“After an extensive assessment, the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (<span class="caps">AERB</span>) has confirmed that there was no leak of any radioactive substance in the subject shipments at Delhi Airport,” a spokesman for airport operator <span class="caps">DIAL</span> said.</p>