Court approves controversial nuclear power plant in India

Demonstrators protest against a proposed nuclear power plant, in Ahmedabad, India on March 1, 2013.

India's supreme court has approved what will be that country's biggest nuclear power plant. Though a judge in the case assured the public the new plant will be safe and is "necessary for the welfare and economic growth of India", nuclear power remains controversial in the country.

The BBC's Yogita Limaye in Mumbai joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio with the latest.

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Yogita Limaye is a BBC reporter based in India.


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