Bhopalpatnam residents forced to drink water with excess fluoride

Imran Khan from Bhopalpatnam in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh says though river Indravati flows next to the town but people are forced to drink water with excess fluoride from hand pumps. The bad health effect of the same are visiible in the population. Lifting water from Indravati to supply to Bhopalpatnam is an old project but it is not a priority for administration and people are suffering. For more Imran Ji can be reached at 09424280085

Posted on: Jul 11, 2012. Tags: IMRAN KHAN WATER

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