water contamination

Health dept will chalk out plan to tackle water contamination in North Karnataka

Seven people died at Makarabbi village in Vijayanagar district earlier this month and prior to that Kalaburagi reported two deaths.

published on : 26th October 2021

Early signs of water contamination were ignored: Makarabbi villagers

It was in early September that the first person got sick after consuming contaminated water, but the local administration did not react till over 100 people got admitted to various hospitals, they say

published on : 8th October 2021

Karnataka govt to probe water contamination deaths in Vijayanagara

The State Government on Tuesday ordered a probe into deaths due to consumption of contaminated water at Makarabbi village of Vijayanagara district over the last two weeks. 

published on : 6th October 2021

Vijayanagara: Three die of water contamination, temporary hospital set up

On Tuesday, there were reports of another death, but the exact cause is yet to be confirmed.

published on : 6th October 2021

Madhya Pradesh: Two die, 25 take ill after drinking contaminated water from village well

As many as 25 people fell sick and some of them are being treated at a local hospital and others at their homes in the village.

published on : 19th August 2021

Andhra Pradesh: DSP visits to Khambampadu to inspect water contamination issue

As many as 30 people fell ill after drinking contaminated water from a well in Kambhampadu village and were admitted to local health centres for treatment on Saturday, July 17, 2021.

published on : 19th July 2021

Girl dies of diarrhoea, many hospitalised in Andhra's Kurnool

Though the officials are setting up a medical camp in Vempenta village, a villager said the Rural Water Scheme is to blame for supplying contaminated water. 

published on : 19th July 2021

Continuing deaths due to toxic water

Whenever there’s some problem, the local municipal or panchayat officials are forced to make do with minor repairs.

published on : 10th April 2021

Leakage contaminating water, replace pipelines, demand Kurnool residents  

Regional environmental engineer of AP Pollution Control Board, BY Muni Prasad, said the body would examine the water if any industrial waste discharge has polluted it.

published on : 9th April 2021

Death of two persons in Kolkata not due to water contamination: Minister

The KMC has conducted tests of water samples collected from the Bhawanipore area in ward number 73.

published on : 18th March 2021