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1

What percentage of households suffer with poor water from contaminants like arsenic, lead and pathogens?

77%

2

Water pipes run alongside sewers which makes what very likely?

Pollution from contamination

3

How long are water pipes turned on for every day?

3 hours

4

What is illegally dumped into the river Mithi?

Sewerage, industrial waste, municipal waste

5

What things are washed in the river Mithi?

Vessels, oily drums and animals

6

What does the pollution of the river Mithi do?

Reduces its carrying capacity and threatens marine life