The Bhopal Chronology of Events
Dec 2-3, 1984 - Poisonous gas leak from Union Carbide’s pesticides factory. First Information Report filed on Dec 4. In three days around 8,000 people die: www.bhopal.net/oldsite/death-toll.html.
Dec 7, 1984 - Prime accused Warren Anderson amongst nine others arrested in India - Anderson is released on bail of 25,000 rupees, upon a promise to return.