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Monthly Archives: November 2019

A Groundwater Quality Assessment of Bhaktapur Municipality using the Drinking Water Quality Index

Rapid population growth, urban sprawl, and increasing developmental activities are leading to growing freshwater demands in the Kathmandu Valley. The limited availability of surface water has increased people‚Äôs dependence on groundwater resources. Groundwater is an important source of drinking water in the Kathmandu Valley, contributing to roughly 50-70% of the total water supply (Chapagain et…
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