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TV Ramachandran: False alarm over mobile tower radiation

Scientific evidence coupled with court judgments shows that mobile tower emission is not a health hazard

T V Ramachandran 

T V Ramachandran

An ever-increasing volume of credible scientific evidence suggests there are no health hazards from the radiation emitted by mobile towers. The Japanese have concluded an exercise spanning 10 years of thorough bioelectromagnetics research for human protection from exposure to radio frequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF mobile tower radiation).

The comprehensive national research programme had been initiated by the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (MPT) in 1997 to consolidate the scientific basis for the radiation exposure limits followed. In 2001, the MPT was ...

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First Published: Tue, November 29 2016. 22:40 IST
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