A high ISRO scientist on Tuesday claimed he was poisoned greater than three years in the past.
Tapan Misra alleged he was poisoned with lethal arsenic trioxide on Could 23, 2017, throughout a promotion interview at ISRO headquarters right here.
“Deadly dose was in all probability blended” with chutney together with Dosa, in snacks after lunch, he mentioned.
Misra is presently working as Senior Advisor at ISRO and is superannuating on the finish of this month.
He had earlier served as Director of Ahmedabad-based Area Utility Centre of Indian Area Analysis Organisation (ISRO).
In a Facebook put up titled ‘Lengthy Stored Secret’, Misra additional claimed that in July 2017, House Affairs safety personnelmet him and alerted him of arsenic poisoning and helped docs to concentrate on actual treatment.
Misra claimed he later suffered from well being points together with extreme respiration problem, uncommon pores and skin eruptions, pores and skin shedding and fungal infections.
He additionally posted the medical report on the social media platform to assert he has been identified with Arsenic toxication by the AIIMS, New Delhi.
“The motive seems to be espionage assault…to take away a scientist with crucial contribution of very massive navy and industrial significance, like experience in constructing Artificial Aperture Radar,” he alleged.
Speaking to PTI, Misra mentioned, “I need the Authorities of India to research it (the incidents).”
There was no quick response from ISRO on Misra’s claims.