Is Rajshahi Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Last Update4:29 am, May 11, 2020

Can You Drink Tap Water in Rajshahi?

Tap water in Rajshahi, Bangladesh, is not safe for drinking. The tap water samples taken from different wards supplied by RWASA in the city passed all pH and hardiness standards set by WHO. However, about 95% of the samples taken exceed the WHO standard of iron content. A possible reason could be the contaminated pipe on the distribution system of the water supply or households. 

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How Do People In Rajshahi Rate The Water?

Travelers and residents of Bangladesh have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data.

A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that “moderate to very high” water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

Datain %Score
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility69%High
Water Quality69%High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility31%Low
Water Pollution31%Low

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