A report on the water quality with regards to presence of hexa-valent chromium in Damsala nala of Sukinda mining area

The major cause behind selecting Damsala nala for the present study was for its past cause of concerns for millions who are directly or indirectly came in contact with the nala or are having their dependency on River Brahmani. The objective of the study are: To bring out the actual pollution status of damsala nala (the only drainage system of the area) from hexavalent chromium point of view; To highlights the findings of the state pollution control boards various key observations related to hexavalent chromium in the area; and To give certain mitigatory measures to address the chromium pollution.