Shelves selling bottled water are empty at a convenience store in Tokyo Wednesday, March 23, 2011. A spike in radiation levels in Tokyo tap water spurred new fears about food safety Wednesday as rising black smoke forced another evacuation of workers trying to stabilize Japan's radiation-leaking nuclear plant. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
Tokyo will provide 240,000 water bottles of 550 milliliters for 80,000 families with infants in the city’s 23 wards and surrounding areas that are affected, an official at the Tokyo metropolitan government said at a press briefing broadcast on NHK today.
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