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Can You Drink Tap Water in Gurgaon?
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 Gurgaon.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for India, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
It is a well known fact that Tap Water from Gurgaon and other places in India are contaminated with contaminants. This is because the treatment facilities and municipal water utility companies in India do not disinfect the water they provide for the residents of these areas. Therefore, most of the Tap Water coming from these areas is of bad quality.
The municipal authority in Gurgaon realized this issue years ago and decided to improve the quality of tap water at various public facilities. These improvements included disinfecting the water and testing it periodically. They also conduct random tests to make sure that contaminants are not replacing the healthy minerals found in the Tap Water at these facilities. However, there are still many areas where contamination of Tap Water is a big problem, including major towns like Bhopal and Pune.
Some of the contaminants that have been identified in the municipal tap water of Gurgaon are pesticides, herbicide
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.39 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 63% High
- Water Pollution 78% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 37% Low
- Water Quality 22% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Gurgaon, 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.