Radiation exposure from Mobile Towers

With the mushrooming of mobile phone towers all over the city, our exposure to electromagnetic radiation is growing exponentially. Experts claim that living within a 50 metres radius of a Mobile Tower is like being in a microwave oven for 24 hours. Cell Tower Radiation carries the same cancer risk as lead, DDT, chloroform and petrol exhaust. Mobile Tower Radiation effects include headache, sleep disturbances, cancer, brain tumors,fatigue and many more

Why is it a bigger problem in India?

  • High population density
  • People often have multiple mobile connections in India due to cheap mobile usage
  • They are several cell operators in the same locality

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There are over 4500 mobile towers in Mumbai but a mere 1100 of them are legal. 
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