Two die after drinking contaminated water, many others fall ill

The deceased were among the nearly hundred people, who fell ill on 10 June, after drinking water supplied during a village fair.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 14, 2024 | 9:00 AMUpdatedJun 14, 2024 | 9:00 AM

Two die after drinking contaminated water, many others fall ill

At least two people have died after drinking contaminated water at Chinnenahalli village in Karnataka’s Tumakuru district, Home Minister G Parameshwara said on Thursday. The deceased — Chikkadasappa (76) and Peddanna (72) — were among the nearly hundred people, who fell ill on 10 June, after drinking contaminated water supplied from an overhead tank and a drinking water unit during the village fair.

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