Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

The Earth Science determines the forecasts and help farmers and fishermen communities by giving messages by sms and voice mail service :Ashwani Kumar

INVC,, Delhi,, The computing capacity of super computers will be raised from 70 teraflops to 300 teraflops, almost 4 ½ times over a period of time, which will make India a global leader in computing capabilities. Talking to media here today, Shri Ashwani Kumar, Minister of State for Earth Sciences said any element of study of Earth Sciences would pre-suppose high computing capabilities and this will also to meet the challenge of evolving earth and planet situations. Shri Ashwani Kumar said, “The Earth Science determines the forecasts and help farmers and fishermen communities by giving messages by sms and voice mail service for their ventures in farming and in the sea. They are regularly given this information well in advance so that they can plan their activities and take corrective measures to fight drought, natural calamities, rains and storms. The ministry will cover 5 crore such people in coming five years. At the end of ten years, every single farmer will be covered under this facility.” Today 37,000 Fishermen are getting this service. Giving details of activity of Polar Science, the Minister said, “We are now in the process of setting up our second station in Antarctica which will be ready by 2030. We are a privileged country to be a member of Antarctica Treaty. This is a great recognition to India’s scientific and technical capabilities. [caption id="attachment_23592" align="alignnone" width="560" caption="Ashwani Kumar"]Ashwani Kumar[/caption]

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