Kolkata Arsenic Reports
TIMESOFINDIA ARSENIC REPORTS
Are Millions in Over the last 15 years, I have sent around 100 letters and reports to the civic authorities. No one ever responded. While my findings have been rubbished, they have never bothered to explain on what grounds they are rejecting them.
Are Millions in Ganga-Meghna-Brahmaputra
Plain already exposed to arsenic contaminated
water potentially at risk from cancer?
A preliminary follow up study on arsenic patients
registered during 1995 to 2000
BIHAR REPORTS 1
Arsenic groundwater contamination and sufferings of people in Bihar
Dipankar Chakraborti1*, Subhash C. Mukherjee2, Shyamapada Pati3, Mrinal K.
Sengupta1, Mohammad M. Rahman1, Uttam K. Chowdhury1, Dilip Lodh1, Chitta R.
Chanda1, Anil K. Chakraborti1 and Gautam K. Basu1
BIHAR REPORTS 2
Our further study report on groundwater arsenic contamination and
suffering of people in Bihar, India. Bihar may face the same arsenic
problem as West Bengal and Bangladesh
Please find herewith in Table-1 our present study report at a glance and Table-2 shows
arsenic contamination and human sufferings in Chakani village (Block: Brahmpur, Dist:
BIHAR REPORTS 3
Some villages of Bhojpur and Buxar districts of Bihar are
seriously arsenic affected & need immediately safe water. Bihar
also needs arsenic survey to the districts near Ganga plain
We have been surveying for arsenic groundwater contamination in Bhojpur and Buxar
districts of Bihar for the last 2 years. So Far we have analyzed 6500 hand tube-wells
water samples from 133 villages of Bhojpur
BIHAR REPORTS 4
People from 4 Villages (Purantola, Newtola, Dial Riketola
and Badaltola) of Haldichhapara Gram-panchayet (GP),
Maner block of Patna district are drinking highly arsenic
contaminated water from their hand tube-wells.
Immediately safe water is needed to save them.
So far we could visit 4 villages with our Medical team and
found many people are suffering from arsenical skin