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K.R. Deepak

WOMEN IN TRIBAL AREAS trek long distances to fetch water from streams. The situation is no different at Killoguda, near Araku, a well-known tourist destination in Visakhapatnam district.

The tribal population suffers from several water-borne diseases. It is World Water Day on Wednesday.

(This article was published in the Business Line print edition dated March 22, 2006)
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