Rising Cancer in Greater Noida Villages

Rising Cancer in Greater Noida Villages

Cancer is looming large in 5 of Greater Noida villages. Media has been covering the story for last few months on same.

It is unfortunate that while authorities didn’t find any irregularities in water, cases of cancer continue to mount here claiming the lives of young and old men, women and children.

The villagers think that it is due to rise in factories around whereas the authorities are evaluating the exact reasons. The extremity of situation can be comprehended that there are people from same family suffered from Chest Tumor, Throat cancer. And there are cancer of many types.

Here are some reference links and reports from media –

  1. http://ibnlive.in.com/news/noida-57-dead-in-5-years-due-to-cancer-villagers-blame-water-quality/510159-3-242.html
  2. http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/big-c-hepatitis-c-cancer-greater-noida/1/397649.html
  3. http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/petition-to-ngt-over-rising-cancer-cases-in-greater-noida-villages/article6570183.ece
  4. http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/greater-noida-central-pollution-control-board-to-probe-groundwater-pollution/article1-1283335.aspx
  5. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/indiahome/indianews/article-2826157/Government-affirms-cancer-surge-Greater-Noida-hamlets.html