Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Radiation level 1,600 times above norm in Fukushima nuke zone

RussiaToday on Mar 22, 2011
Work to restore power and crucial cooling functions resumed Tuesday morning at the crisis-hit reactors at the quake-stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, following suspension Monday after smoke was detected at its No. 2 and No. 3 reactors, its operator said. Meanwhile, radiation 1,600 times higher than normal levels has been detected in an area about 20 kilometers from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, IAEA said.


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