03 May 2018

Train vendors seen purportedly mixing toilet-water in tea, fined Rs.1L

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Asked on 3 May, 2018

Has any scientific assessment been made to ascertain the degree of contamination in tea and other products sold on trains? Water bottles and cold drinks for example?

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A joint audit by the Comptroller and Auditor General and the Railways had revealed alarming facts: contaminated and recycled food, unpurified water direct from taps and other edibles unfit for consumption is being served on trains and stations. Read more it here.