Rajasthan nuke plants
DNA | Oct 29, 2012, 05:19AM IST
New Delhi: Global nuclear watchdog IAEA will begin an in-depth operational safety review of two atomic power plants at Rawatbhata in Rajasthan, on Monday, the first such exercise in India after the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan.
The Operational Safety Review Team (OSART) of the International Atomic Energy Agency will review programmes and activities essential to operational safety at the units 3 and 4 of the Rajasthan Atomic Power Station (RAPS) between October 29 and November 15.
“Basically, it is a peer review of safety status and operating practices done by a team of experts for the IAEA,” said SS Bajaj, Chairman, Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB).