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Is Kakinada Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Kakinada?

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 Kakinada.

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


Tap Water Kakinada in India has often been called the Mother of all Health threats. It''s certainly a concern for health care experts and policy makers all over the world. There are various reasons for this. One, as already mentioned, is contamination by fecal matter from domestic taps. Two, it''s a known fact that India is among the most polluted countries in the world, with regard to toxic chemicals and contaminants in the air, water and soil.

But whatever may be the causes of such poor water quality in India, the impact is drastic, with disastrous health consequences. Several diseases are associated with contaminated drinking water, which includes cancer, ADHD, and arthritis. Water-borne microbes and bacteria pose serious threats to our health in numerous ways. A recent study carried out in the Kakinada State in the Western Ghats showed that children living in areas with contaminated groundwater had higher chances of suffering from asthma, neurodegenerative dis

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.37 in USD (1.5-liter)


Kakinada tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31% Low
  • Water Pollution 38% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 69% High
  • Water Quality 63% High

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

Related FAQS


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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