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1,024 waterborne diseases reported in April

DNAHM127741 | 4/30/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :201 | Health



According to a health bulletin issued by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), there has been a rise in waterborne disease cases over the last month. With temperatures rising constantly, incidences of waterborne diseases and heat-related illnesses are on the rise too. According to a health bulletin issued by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), in the last 28 days of April, a total of 1,024 people were hospitalised with complaints related to waterborne diseases.
According to doctors, the waterborne diseases are a result of water contamination. "Other than contaminated water, stale food also causes infections that lead to diarrhea. We have reported more than 600 cases of waterborne diseases until 28th of the month. Fort
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