Volume No. 2 Issue No.: 3 Page No.: 443-446 January-March 2008

 

WATER QUALITY INDEX OF GROUND WATER (GWQI) OF JHABUA TOWN, M.P. (INDIA)

 

N.K. Dhakad1 , Deepak Shinde2 and Preeti Choudhary*3

1 . Govt. Autonomous Holkar Science College, Indore (INDIA)

 

Received on : August 7, 2007

 

ABSTRACT

 

The present study deals with the determination of Water Quality Index of ground water (GWQI) of Jhabua town (M.P.) in order to ascertain the quality of water for public consumption. The perusal of the results revealed that the water is safe for drinking and domestic purposes. The present study also indicates that application of water quality index in estimating the quality of ground water appears to be promising in the field of water quality management.

 

Keywords : Water quality index, Ground water, Contamination, Sampling stations, Physico-chemical parameters

 

 

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