Sonipat In Haryana Is Reporting A Rising Number Of Cancer Cases Due To Industrial Pollution

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Year after year, air pollution in India has been rising dangerously and people are paying a heavy price for it

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It was recently found that people staying in various districts of Sonipat are suffering from deadly diseases like cancer from all the pollution.

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According to ANI, residents of Saboli, Nathupur, Kundli, Akbarpur, Barota, Safiabad, and Sersa have been affected severely by industrial pollution.

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The industrial belt has several plastic, rubber and polyester factories which is directly affecting normalcy along with the deteriorating environment.

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People of these villages are battling with air and water-borne diseases among which skin infection and cancer are most common.

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The toxins are realeased into the water by the factories, thus, causing reproductive and developmental problems in people

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People have resorted to using water filters to make sure that they do not consume impure water.

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The project coordinator of Sustainability Vision Foundation Trust, Vijay Kumar Saroha says that none of the industries follows a proper waste disposal system.

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According to Environmentalist Vimlendu Jha, lack of pollution control regulations has led to widespread dumping of effluents in the water bodies.

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"Many of the industries have come around residential areas. There are visible signs of effect on people's health," he added.

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