Porto Novo, January 5 (Inforpress) - Several communities in the countryside of the municipality of Porto Novo, in Santo Antao, continue to consume water considered of "poor quality", call for a solution to the problem they have faced for some years.
These are the cases of Aldeia do Norte, Cha de Branquinho and Covoada de Vassoura where water used for public consumption arrives from the fountains transporting all the dirt, according to the residents.
In Aldeia do Norte, the local spokesman Otelindo Ferreira said that families in this area have been consuming "very poor" water for about a decade, a situation that the municipal authorities known according to him
The water used for consumption comes from a source, but arrives at the local fountain carrying all sorts of filth, Otelindo Ferreira said, which has already warned several times about this situation.
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