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Can You Drink Tap Water in Akola?
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 Akola.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for India, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
A visit to Akola, India''s largest city and its second largest port, is a great place to sample the local cuisine and drink a taste of the town''s beer. The town is a great example of urban development, in that it is home to the city''s IT industry as well as several corporate headquarters. It has also been named as one of the top five "most livable" cities by the Financial Times.
Akola, a town of some three hundred and twenty thousand inhabitants, is located on the southern bank of the Arabian Sea. It is located on the outskirts of the city of Kumarakom, in an area which was once a part of the erstwhile princely state of Tamil Nadu. The town of Akola is home to a number of industries including the state-owned KEML Ltd.
The town enjoys clean drinking water thanks to the presence of an integrated water purification system. This system is known as the Kerala-Bombay Water Link which was installed by the Indian Railways. The main function of this water pu
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.38 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62% High
- Water Pollution 63% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 38% Low
- Water Quality 38% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Akola, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
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.