Excessive presence of iron in water destroy crops in villages

Updated:5 months, 3 weeks ago IST

Balod (Chhattisgarh), May 22 (ANI): In Dalli Rajhara people are suffering from water that is polluted with iron mixed red water flowing out of the mines for the last several years. At all levels, demands were raised to solve the issue however till date the villagers are unable to access clean water. Farmers are unable to continue with their irrigation, as the water bodies have ended up damaging the field and crops. “This water is affecting our soil. We are unable to do anything. We are facing a lot of problems as you can see, we can neither drink clean water, so we have to deal with this,” said one of the villagers.

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