Pimpri Chinchwad: The water supply department of the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) has dismissed the possibility of contamination of water supply.
In a statement issued on Monday, it said that after receiving a few complaints about waterborne diseases from citizens, the water supply department checked the water samples from the respective areas and found the chlorine levels to be adequate.
However, citizens need to exercise caution during the monsoon by consuming only boiled water, the statement said.
Complaints regarding diarrhoea, vomiting and abdominal pain have been received from different parts of the city. The test reports have been verified by private labs as well.
The department has appealed to the citizens to report any issues like turbidity of water or leakage in the pipeline on the helpline number 88880 06666. Ramdas Tambe, executive engineer, water supply department, appealed to the citizens to take extra precaution by consuming boiled water.