Amar Ujala Network, New Delhi
Published by: Dushyant Sharma
Updated Sat, 15 Jan 2022 12:59 AM IST
The Union Minister of State for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Jitendra Singh mentioned that drone based mostly know-how might be used to strengthen the climate forecasting system.
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On the event of 147th Foundation Day of India Meteorological Department, he mentioned that since 2016 underneath the management of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the details about extreme climate warnings being supplied to many nations has come a good distance. It has made it simpler for nations like Nepal and Bangladesh to battle extreme local weather disasters.
Referring to the SAARC satellite tv for pc of the Indian Space Research Organization, he mentioned that within the coming days, the India Meteorological Department will modernize its climate and local weather providers to satisfy the worldwide wants. The Ministry of Earth Sciences will deploy and use drone-based mostly remark know-how on a big scale to strengthen the native forecasting mechanism, other than adopting excessive decision fashions. He emphasised that the language utilized in forecasting and data needs to be made simple to know and simply utilized by each citizen.
The variety of climate radars within the nation elevated to 33
He introduced that with as we speak’s inauguration, the variety of radars within the India Meteorological Department community has reached 33. He urged the IMD to make environment friendly use of all of the assets underneath its management i.e. satellites, radars, computer systems, superior fashions and human assets. He additionally inaugurated a brand new platform like Crowd for gathering observations via the general public. Union Territory of Ladakh’s Lieutenant Governor RK Mathur, Ladakh MP Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Dr. M. Ravichandran, Dr. Okay. Sivan, Dr. M. Mohapatra, Dr. S. D. Attri and so on. have been current.