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Can You Drink Tap Water in Anantapur?
Yes, tap water is 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 Anantapur.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for India, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
India is known for having some of the best fresh water in the entire world and one of the most pristine tap water quality is the purest available anywhere. The amazing thing is that it''s all been made so perfectly by Mother Nature and no amount of technological wizardry or pollution done by man can change that. In fact, the Indians are one of the last ones to realize the importance of pure water and only now are the benefits of their hard work being recognized.
Water that comes from a well or an underground source in India is called "bio-available" tap water. The main way to purify it is through reverse osmosis or the use of chemical compounds called chloramines. Both chlorine and other chemicals are added to the water during the treatment so that it will kill any present bacteria or virus. Although it kills everything, it also strips the minerals from the water as well. That is why many people have begun to look at other methods of purification of this popular s
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.39 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 44% Moderate
- Water Pollution 43% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 56% Moderate
- Water Quality 57% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Anantapur, 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.