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Is Abbottabad Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Do not Drink :(

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Abbottabad?

No, tap water is not drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Abbottabad.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Pakistan, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

After several years of denial, the Pakistani military finally admitted that it had used poison gas against protesters in the disputed Kashmir region. The poison gas was in an artillery shell fired from a Pakistani army helicopter in the disputed Kashmiri region of Pakistan.

The Pakistani authorities deny any wrong doing. However, after the release of the initial report by the United Nations Human Rights Council, many independent human rights groups have come forward to issue a second report on the alleged use of poisonous gas in the disputed Kashmiri region of Pakistan.

These independent human rights groups say that the use of deadly nerve agent is a violation of international law. They also point out that the Pakistani government and the Pakistani army did not provide adequate information to the U.N. Human Rights Commission prior to the release of this report. This was despite the fact that the U.N. Human Rights Commission was already well aware of th

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.38 in USD (1.5-liter)


Abbottabad tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 85% Very High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Quality 15% Very Low

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Abbottabad, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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