1.47 crore Indians consume arsenic contaminated drinking water

1.47 crore Indians consume arsenic contaminated drinking water

NEW DELHI, May 12, 2018: A population of 1.47 crore faces a major health hazard owing to arsenic contaminated drinking water, according to The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation. Arsenic is present in drinking water above the permissible limits in 16,889 areas while 12,029 areas have high levels of flouride and 2384 habitations have […]