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Is Asansol 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 Asansol?

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 Asansol.

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


Tap Water Asansol is produced by the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh in Southern part of India. This area is rich in the foothills of the Nilgiri Mountains. The reservoir was formed during the last glance of the Ice ages when glaciers covered the land. Today, due to the lack of any navigable channels and the heavy use of vehicles on the roads many millions of gallons of water are used daily for drinking, cooking and washing.

Tap Water Asansol has had a poor record of its contamination since its inception. It was used by the royal families and priests as their method of cleansing. Since then it has been subject to contamination by viruses, bacteria, parasites and even cancer-causing agents. The Asansol treatment process involves purifying the water through filtration and boiling to destroy the threat.

There are two methods of purification used for Asansol. The first method is distillation where the water is heated to evaporate oxygen and dirt. This caus

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.28 in USD (1.5-liter)


Asansol tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 71% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 59% Moderate
  • Water Quality 29% Low

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Asansol, 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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