MPA expresses concern over unsafe water

Staff Reporter

PTI MPA Khurrum Sherzaman Friday expressed his concern over what he called the report of unsafe water in 13 districts of the province.
Speaking on a call attention notice regarding a report of Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR), he was of the view that the 13 districts include Sukkur, Larkana, Shikarpur, Tando Muhammad Khan, Badin, Tharparkar, Hyderabad and six districts of Karachi division.
Elaborating on this, he claimed that PCRWR since 2005 continuously collected water samples and tested for 300 times and found no improvements in unsafe water.
Khurrum further claimed that due to unsafe drinking water one lac cases of diarrhea were reported in 2014 in government hospitals.

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