Contaminated Water

  • CJ Mushtaq highlights lack of safe drinking water supply in Srinagar 24-03-2014 11:22 AM

    CJ Mushtaq Khan highlights the condition of unhygienic drinking water supply in the heart of Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir. The area called Telbal is a short distance from CM Omar Abdullah's residence, Says CJ. In the absence of clean driking water supply, the residents are forced to fetch...
  • Taj city residents complain of contaminated water supply 03-02-2014 07:10 PM

    The Taj city has been battling a water crisis with supply hit since the last 10 days and whatever quantity trickling in into homes highly contaminated, say people. Officials on Monday however said the situation was set to improve in the next two days. Complaining that the water supplied from...
  • 2 children die, 4 others fall sick after drinking contaminated water 18-12-2013 01:19 PM

    Two children died and four others of the family fell sick after allegedly consuming contaminated water in Piprauli Badgaon village in Ballia, official sources said on Wednesday. Hamid (8) and his brother Tauqir (4 months) died after allegedly drinking contaminated water on Tuesday, Chief Medical officer Dr Mansoor Ahmad said.The...
  • Japan: More tank leaks found at Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuke Plant, say officials 02-09-2013 04:35 PM

    Japan's top nuclear regulator has raised safety concerns about hastily built storage tanks and their foundations amid reports of new leaks of radiation-contaminated water. Nuclear Regulation Authority Chairman Shunichi Tanaka said on Monday that a small leak and signs of possible leaks have been spotted at several other Fukushima Dai-ichi...
  • New high-radiation spots found at quake-hit Fukushima plant 23-08-2013 01:27 AM

    The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday new spots of high radiation had been found near storage tanks holding highly contaminated water, raising fear of fresh leaks as the disaster goes from bad to worse. The announcement comes after Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) said this...
  • 36 students fall ill after drinking water in govt school 14-08-2013 06:36 PM

    As many as 36 students were taken ill on Wednesday after drinking contaminated water from a hand pump in the premises of a government school at Phakrabad village in Kaimur district, official sources said. The victims, students of a primary government school, were taken to the Sadar hospital where their...
  • Nitish Kumar asks CID to probe water poisoning cases in Bihar schools 05-08-2013 01:03 PM

    The Bihar government has assigned the criminal investigation department the probe into the large number of instances of poisoning of water in schools in the state, police officials said on Monday. Reports of children taking ill after drinking water from hand-pumps were received from at least 50 schools in different...
  • 34 students taken ill after drinking contaminated water in a school 04-08-2013 08:33 AM

    School children falling sick after drinking contaminated water from hand pumps continued for the third consecutive day on Saturday with at least 34 more students taken ill in different parts of Bihar. At least 24 children complained of vomiting and stomach ache after drinking water from a hand pump in...
  • 34 students taken ill after drinking contaminated water in a school 04-08-2013 04:47 AM

    School children falling sick after drinking contaminated water from hand pumps continued for the third consecutive day on Saturday with at least 34 more students taken ill in different parts of Bihar. At least 24 children complained of vomiting and stomach ache after drinking water from a hand pump in...
  • 500 villagers fall sick after drinking contaminated water 28-07-2013 07:22 AM

    As many as 500 people were on Saturday taken ill in Kotwali dehat area after consuming water supplied from a tank which was allegedly not cleaned since eight years. Locals of Panchnahi village were taken ill after consuming water from the tank which had not been cleaned from the last...
  • 500 villagers taken ill after drinking contaminated water 28-07-2013 12:21 AM

    As many as 500 people were on Saturday taken ill in Kotwali dehat area after consuming water supplied from a tank which was allegedly not cleaned since eight years. Locals of Panchnahi village were taken ill after consuming water from the tank which had not been cleaned from the last...
  • Mathura's clean water warrior 15-01-2008 07:27 PM

    Sri Lankan legend and Kochi Tuskers Kerala off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan has said that Sri Lankan cricket board is at fault and they should clear the air with the BCCI. ...
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