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Valais villages warned to boil tap water

National News // By Tay Kinnear // Aug. 22, 2019

Some villages in Valais are being warned to boil their tap water before using it. 

Pixabay Valais villages warned to boil tap water

The recent heavy rains have polluted the drinking water network.

Local authorities are disinfecting pipes and are analyzing the water quality.

The main affected areas are around Leytron and Ovronnaz.

The advice is to boil any drinking water for at least 5 minutes.

 

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