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Can You Drink Tap Water in Munger?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Munger, India.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in India is a out of 100.
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 Munger.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for India, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
A village in the Kharagpur subdivision, within the Kharagpur police-station with an area of 4137 acres. It is situated about 12 miles south-west of Kharagpur and four miles north of Guddih. Close to the village are some hot springs, called Tatal-pani (Tapta-pani) with are by far the finest in the district. The District Gazetteer of Monghyr published in 1926 quoted Captain Sherwill “The first spring is situated about 300 yards to north of village immediately under a small detached Hill named Mahadeva, from whose base the water issued in a fine stream at temperature of 1470 Fahrenheit . A few hundred yards farther to the north, at foot of the hornstone hill Damadama, we came upon a region of hot springs. Hot water appeared to be spouting from the ground in every direction; the principal spring, of which there are eight or ten, had uniform temperature of 1450, all rising within a space of about 300 yards square.
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56% Moderate
- Water Pollution 73% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 44% Moderate
- Water Quality 28% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Munger, 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.