DiaNuke.org interviewed the leader of the People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy(PMANE), Dr. Udayakumar, who has raised serious charges of a fresh round of police harassment against him and his family. He feels it is because of his renewed efforts to intensify the debate on nuclear energy at the national level as well as a govt strategy to pre-empt people’s agitation and its own frustration in the wake of the repeated shut-downs of the Koodankulam reactor which points to serious problems, vindicating the stance of the local people as well as independent experts regarding sub-standard equipments used by Russia’s Atomsroyexport.

Here is the interview in two parts –