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Fluoride contamination cripples over 1,000 children in Assam

Over a thousand children below the age of five have been crippled by fluorosis over the last six years in Hojai in Assam.

May 11, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
Nitish Kumar seeks proposal for drinking water, toilet to every home

Nitish Kumar seeks proposal for drinking water, toilet to every home

Expressing his commitment to provide drinking water and toilet to every household in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday instructed officials to prepare a proposal to this objective by January 15 next. 

Dec 16, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

Assam Health dept chalks out plan for Encephalitis control

Assam health department has drawn up a comprehensive action plan to control further spread of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) which has claimed 165 lives so far.

Jul 24, 2014, 17:57 PM IST

Bihar: Ground water in 13 districts found contaminated

Groundwater in 13 Bihar districts have been found to be partially contaminated with arsenic, while it was not fit for drinking in 50 blocks.

Sep 24, 2012, 19:21 PM IST