Video of Superintendent of police in which he deals with a minister in jharkhand in Singham Style has gone viral on social media , as the ministers were protesting for the poor quality of drinking water, which killed many in the district.
Its notable that Several people are suffering from skeletal Fluorosis in Pratappur village in Jharkhand’s Garhwa district, due to the presence of Fluoride in water.
Skeletal Fluorosis is a bone disease caused by excessive accumulation of fluoride in the bones. In advanced cases, skeletal fluorosis causes pain and damage to bones and joints.
Due to this toxic substance in water, almost 10-15 people die in the village every year.
The villagers complained that they have nowhere to go to fetch water and the government has failed to make alternative arrangements.
“The government is not doing anything. The water enters our body and it deforms the shapes of our bodies. At least 10-15 people are dying here every year. The children are dying and they are becoming handicapped,” said one of the villagers.
As per reports, the level of Fluoride in Pratappur is 3.5 mg/litre much higher than the World Health Organisation (WHO) norm of 1.5 mg/litre.
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