Displaced Japanese offered $12
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destroyed Town near nuclear plant rejects Japanese utility's 'token' offer
550.000 Thousands of others have been affected by the crisis. They include fishermen, who have been told not to go within 20 kilometers of the plant and are facing consumers skeptical about the safety of local seafood, especially after authorities announced plans to dump 11,500 tons of radioactive water into the Pacific Ocean. Farmers, too, have been hit hard by restrictions on the sale and distri More..bution of certain crops because of radiation readings exceeding government limits.
Tokyo Electric itself has suffered as well. The company has admitted it's been inundated by 40,000 public complaints daily coming into its offices, its stock has plummeted and its faced several protests, including one Sunday in downtown Tokyo that drew about 250 people
Added: Apr 6 2011
Recorded on: Apr 6 2011