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  • Why India has long-standing interest in Thorium based Nuclear Reactors?

    India has a long-standing interest in thorium-based nuclear reactors, as it has abundant reserves of thorium, but relatively limited reserves of uranium. Thorium is a naturally occurring, slightly radioactive metal that can be used as a nuclear fuel. India’s nuclear program has been focused on developing the capabilities for peaceful uses of nuclear energy, as…