Archive For The “Drinking Water Standards” Category

SC sacks KWSB MD after report reveals substandard water supply in Karachi, Hyderabad

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SC sacks KWSB MD after report reveals substandard water supply in Karachi, Hyderabad. PCRWR prepares report on drinability of sindh water

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Chinese likely to take on Saaf Pani, most ambitious drinking water project of the developing world.

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Chinese likely to take on Saaf Pani, most ambitious drinking water project of the developing world.

Finally it Looks the Saaf Pani project will be taken over by Chinese companies

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The report is based on 7-8 years old survey by PCRWR , national water quality monitoring program. Current position of the research organisation

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Water from CDA filtration plants ‘fit for consumption’

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Pakistan Council of research in water resources, PCRWR , declares Islamabad water fit for drinking

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Water, food-borne diseases haunt population

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Onset of rainy season alarm for water and food related diseases.

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Naegleria claims first life in Karachi 2016

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Naegleria claims first life in Karachi  2016

KARACHI: Naegleria fowleri, the brain-eating infection, has claimed the first life of the current year in Karachi, sources said Friday.

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13 mineral water brands declared unfit for human consumption

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This is a routine testing of PCRWR April 2016 more than hundred brands were unsafe and July 20 we have 13 unsafe.
It may be a good idea to publish full reports and , tel us the safe brands also.

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PTI issues ‘fact sheet’: Unsafe drinking water claims 1.1m lives in Pakistan every year

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PTI issues ‘fact sheet’: Unsafe drinking water claims 1.1m lives in Pakistan every year

PTI issues a fact sheet on drinking water, a critical issue for Pakistan and south Asia,
what the can do is ask all district councils to check the quality of drinking water and public share the results via Media.

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Islamabad High Court ,IHC moved against supply of contaminated water in capital

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Filtration Plants , we still believe are the only remedy for supply of clean drinking water. Unfortunately it is in the wrong hands from the outset. A full ministry could not run it. Now the punjab saaf pani is also after it. The group managing it does not know what is clean water and what is a filtration plant. This is the state of affairs in the capital !

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3kg worms removed from boy’s stomach

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Three Kg intestinal worms were removed surgically from a boy, in Dir, KPK, Pakistan

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