Ground Water Canada

News Water Issues
Saskatchewan prison inmates stage hunger strike to protest facility’s drinking water quality

It tastes and smells like sewage: inmate

October 20, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

Prince Albert, Sask. – Inmates at a correctional facility near here are staging a hunger strike to protest the quality of their drinking water. One inmate says the water smells and tastes like raw sewage. The government body responsible for managing provincial infrastructure says tests of the water meets the standards for safe drinking water. I Heart Radio report | READ MORE

Print this page


Stories continue below