Abstract: Water pollution has been one of the main topics in the environmental issue of Narmada river water in Jabalpur region. This study was conducted to find out the pollution situation of Narmada River and the health problem of the surrounding residents. The results clearly determine that the water quality of Narmada river may be in a position to sustain the aquatic life and suitable for using domestic purpose. This is indicated by the measured parameters in the river. The maximum recorded values of pH, turbidity hardness, total dissolved solids (TDS). The maximum concentration of turbidity, pH, hardness, Total Solid, found in the Narmada river is not much higher than the standard permissible limit. The study also provides evidence that local communities are not suffering from a variety of health problems including skin, diarrhea, dysentery, and respiratory illnesses. Dengue, malaria and other epidemic diseases are not available in this area.
Keywords: Water, Quality, Analysis, Pollution.