New Delhi: 6th & 9th August;. The unforgettable days in the history of mankind. Japan faced two severe atomic attack resulting death of more then two lacs. The incident of Hiroshima completed 75 years on 6th August and Nagasaki will complete it tomorrow on 9th August. It was world’s first atomic bomb attack on the city of Hiroshima, followed three days later by the second and last on Nagasaki.
On August 6, 1945, a US B-29 warplane, named Enola Gay, unleashed a bomb nicknamed “Little Boy” on Japan’s southwestern city of Hiroshima, killing 140,000, and leaving lakhs injured, many of whom died in coming years.
Temperatures near the blast reached an estimated 7,000 degrees Celsius (12,600 Fahrenheit), which caused fatal burns within a radius of about three kilometres
On August 9, the United States dropped another bomb, named “Fat Man”, on the city of Nagasaki, killing more than 75,000 people.
The impact of these atomic blast wS end of world war second. But the aftermath of the attack was so longer. Inspire of knowing the fact of the lethal result a race of such lethal weapon is on. Many countries feel proud to have nuclear weapons. On this day, the whole world must ponder over stopping the development of nuclear weapon ans all must sworn not to use a single such weapon.
The article is a tribute to those who lost their lives.