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Vol. 5 Num 652 Wed. March 29, 2006  
   
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Contaminated water...

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Factory waste and sewerage water are increasingly polluting the gradually dying Buriganga river where people bathe, wash clothes and utensils in its highly contaminated, stinky and black water. This leads to outbreaks of skin and other waterborne diseases among people living along the banks. PHOTO: Amran Hossain