EVALUATION OF PLATFORM DRINKING WATER QUALITY AT DIFFERENT RAILWAY STATION IN AND AROUND BANGALORE
Kavya S., Vedavati Goudar, Nagalambika Prasad, Ashwini Prasad
Water of good drinking quality is of basic importance to human physiology, and man’s continued existence depends very much on its availability. Drinking water is most essential for livelihoods and for other consumptions. Due to Increase population, advanced agricultural practices, industrialization, man –made activity, water is being highly polluted with different contaminants. The availability of good water is an indispensible feature for preventing diseases and improving quality of life. Here, water quality at different railway stations in Bangalore including Bangalore City Railway station Majestic, Malleshwaram railway station, and Yeshwanthpur railway station was chosen for the study. Collected samples were analyzed for physicochemical and, Biological parameters. The quality of drinking water has been checked and analyzed. The data were analyzed. Suitable suggestions and recommendations were made to decrease the problem of drinking water supply in a proper manner. This attempt will be helpful for the drinking water and its attribute problems in the study area and it leads to a sustainable example for future generations and also be a good fore step for the research field.
Keywords: Water quality, Chemical, Physical and Biological parameters, Platforms of railway station.
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