During a meeting of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation's Standing Committee senior government officials stated that popular waterparks in Delhi are actually illegal.

According to the officials, these parks do not have licenses to operate. Not only that, they also extract groundwater without permits.

Mukesh Goel, the leader of the Opposition party stated;

If the waterparks are not allowed, how are these facilities working? They are illegally extracting groundwater for their rides and there is no check on the health standards.

The parks have been operational for a number of years, but according to The Hindu, it's only been recently that action has been taken against the illegal borwells the waterparks used to water their grounds.

The issue of water safety and use by waterparks in India has been a constant issue in the country. Read More