Many people have fallen ill due to contamination in Azamgarh.
Azamgad News: Executive Officer Sampurnanand Tiwari says that there may not have been any bleaching in the water. Deputy Collector Budhanpur said that the matter is being investigated. Anyone found guilty will be prosecuted.
Contaminated drinking water has been supplied to the Nagar Panchayat since last week. When people fell ill, the HCO of CHC took notice of the matter from the people in the area and fulfilled the responsibility by giving a packet of ORS along with chlorine. Who is responsible for the supply of contaminated water, all these things were ignored.
Most of the affected people are under 18 years of age
Water side effects are more common in people under 18 years of age. At first people didn’t understand why people were sick. When we looked at the water we found that the water was contaminated. After seeing it, yellow and black insects appeared in it. In this case, executive officer Sampurnanand Tiwari says that most of the time there was no bleaching in the water. Deputy Collector Budhanpur said that the matter is being investigated. Anyone found guilty will be prosecuted.Huge outrage among people towards Nagar Panchayat and Health Department
Mahendra Kumar, health education officer at the Community Health Center, distributed chlorine, ORS in the city, but did not help the sick. The overall situation seemed illegal. There is a lot of anger among the people about the Nagar Panchayat and the health department.