Australia Radioactive Capsule: There is a stir in Australia due to the disappearance of a small ‘Radioactive Capsule’. The government is constantly trying to find the capsule. Many security agencies are already engaged in finding it. In this episode, Australia’s nuclear safety agency has also started searching for it. Australia’s nuclear safety agency said Tuesday it has joined the search for a radioactive capsule missing in the country’s west. The agency, along with the government, is engaged in locating the capsule.
Significantly, there has been a stir in Western Australia due to the disappearance of a radioactive capsule smaller than a coin. Alert is going on in Australia regarding the capsule. The government has forbidden touching any unknown thing. This capsule is so dangerous that people can get cancer-like diseases just by touching it. Actually, radioactive cesium-137 is filled inside this capsule, it is usually used in mining work. Western Australia’s security forces and research team are already looking for it.
The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) is also working with the Western Australian Government to locate the capsule, which fell between Perth and Newman. Let us tell you that between 10-16 January this month, while taking the capsule from the truck to the mining site, it fell somewhere between Newman city and Perth city. The government is afraid that it may not fall into the hands of a common citizen.
The radioactive capsule fell somewhere within a radius of 1,400 kilometers from Perth to Newman. Although the entire route has been investigated. Now, the places where the truck was stopped are being searched. At the same time, while alerting the people, DFES said that if they see any such object, they immediately call the department and stay at least 5 meters away from that object. DFES has issued a number 133337 and appealed to give information by calling on it.