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India Government Pushes For Mandatory Standard Compliance For Tap Water Quality


The Centre will soon start consultation process to make mandatory compliance of the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) quality standard for tap water to begin with in the national capital, state capitals and 100 smart cities, Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Thursday. The Delhi government and Jal Board authorities have no reservations on making the BIS standard mandatory for tap water, he said.