water contamination

Caste atrocity in TN's Vengaivayal: Court seeks detailed report on polygraph test

Appearing before the court on Tuesday, the caste Hindus raised no objections to undergoing the test.

published on : 29th November 2023

Andhra Pradesh: 50 people fall ill in a span of 48 hours after drinking contaminated water

Upon receiving information, Panyam MLA Katasani Rambhupal Reddy visited the village to assess the situation and consoled the affected families.

published on : 28th November 2023

Water contamination: Atishi asks Delhi Jal Board to submit report, BJP says inaction

Atishi on Monday said that she has directed the Delhi Jal Board CEO to ensure find a solution within 48 hours and submit a compliance report. 

published on : 28th November 2023

Special court summons 10 suspects in Vengaivayal case

The CB-CID had moved court seeking to subject the 10 to a narco-analysis test as part of its probe.

published on : 26th November 2023

20 fall ill after sewage gets mixed with drinking water

The panchayat officials, upon inspection, discovered that the pipeline was damaged. Chlorine-treated water was distributed to the village through tanker lorries.

published on : 1st September 2023

NLC pollution risk: National Green Tribunal takes suo moto cognisance, notices issued

NLC India Ltd, formerly known as Neyveli Lignite Corporation, however, refutes allegations of wrongdoing. Claims all measures are taken to ensure regulatory guidelines are followed. 

published on : 10th August 2023

Huge pollution risk in 8km around NLC: Study

The study titled ‘POWERing Pollution: The Environmental and Pollution Impacts of Thermal Power

published on : 9th August 2023

Chitradurga water contamination: Rs 10 lakh relief given

Minister D Sudhakar said, what happened in Kavadigarahatti should never recur, and the government has sought a comprehensive report from the district administration, CMC, and the health department.

published on : 6th August 2023

Chitradurga water contamination: Two more die, toll rises to five

Deputy Commissioner Divyaprabhu GRJ on Friday said three of the eight stool samples tested showed the presence of vibrio cholerae bacteria and doctors are treating the patients for this. 

published on : 5th August 2023

Bengaluru South water not potable amid rising diarrhoea cases during monsoon

During monsoon, drains overflow and rainwater seeps into ground, says doctor   

published on : 17th July 2023

Vengaivayal: Tamil Nadu told to file report on panel’s findings in four weeks

AAG informs HC one-man panel visited the village twice, seeks time for filing the report 

published on : 4th July 2023

Court seeks opinion of 8 SCs on undergoing DNA test in Vengaivayal water contamination case

Eight of them, however, skipped it and some of them moved the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court seeking to quash the special court order directing them to undergo the test.

published on : 1st July 2023

120 people fall ill in Bengaluru due to sewage in water supply

Doctors advised people to be aware of changes in the colour of water and taste which can occur due to contamination with sewage. 

published on : 16th June 2023

Special teams to probe water contamination deaths: CM Siddaramaiah

Kharge told TNIE that the local team headed by the DC is expected to complete the investigation within a week.

published on : 13th June 2023

Fix drinking water woes on priority, says Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

Zilla panchayat CEOs should visit taluks and keep tabs on the functioning of panchayat development officers (PDOs).

published on : 13th June 2023

Contaminated drinking water: Death toll rises to 3 in Karnataka with death of 10-year-old girl  

Local people expressed anger against the district authorities for negligence as more than 40 persons have fallen sick due to the consumption of contaminated water so far.

published on : 8th June 2023

Woman dies, 15 hospitalized after drinking contaminated water in Karnataka's Koppal

All the affected, including the deceased, were admitted to hospitals with symptoms of vomiting and dehydration caused due to contamination.

published on : 6th June 2023
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