Hundreds claiming compensation for water contamination in Prague 6


Over 1,300 people have asked for compensation in connection with the contaminated water incident in Prague 6 last week. Thirty two thousand people were left without tap water for six days and hundreds reportedly suffered health problems as a result of the contamination. The Prague Waterworks has promised to pay 5,000 crowns to all who can produce a medical certificate from the doctor confirming they had received medical treatment. The company is processing the requests.