The Death of a Village

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According to an independent report by Dipankar Chakravorti, in the village of Kiradali Tanda in Yadgir District of Karnataka, just four kilometres from the Mangalur mine, this borewell indicated an arsenic level of 303 ugL-1. The acceptable level of arsenic, according to the World Health Organization, is 10 ugL-1.

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