dlf westend heights: Gurugram: Round 100 folks fall in poor health at DLF Westend Heights after consuming contaminated water | Gurgaon Information


GURUGRAM: Panic gripped residents at a gated housing complicated right here on Friday as round 100 folks fell in poor health after allegedly ingesting contaminated water.
The district well being division examined 200 folks and handled 96 folks for nausea and vomiting at DLF Westend Heights condominium in Sector 53 right here, an official mentioned.
A two-year-old youngster has been rushed to hospital in a critical situation, he mentioned.
“We carried out a house to dwelling survey on the residential complicated. We additionally took samples of water and the report will probably be out in 72 hours. We have now given medicines to 96 folks for nausea and vomiting, whereas a two-year-old youngster is hospitalised,” CMO Virender Yadav informed PTI.
In the meantime, the residential society has barred all residents from utilizing common water for ingesting and in addition closed the swimming pool.
“A majority of individuals residing within the society began falling in poor health Thursday evening. Folks have been vomiting and had diarrhea and abdomen ache. They rushed to medical doctors and by Friday morning, each home had at the least one in poor health individual,” Ritu Bhariok, a resident of the condominium, mentioned.
“We have now stopped utilizing common water and bought mineral water cans as of now. Whereas many have been checked by the well being division group, others rushed to personal hospitals,” she mentioned.
The society’s RWA president Rajiv Sant refused to touch upon the matter, saying he was out of city.
Based on a well being division official, the condominium has 370 flats the place round 1,500 folks stay.


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