India: Third Phase Of Cloud-Seeding Research To Start In Mid-July

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) will launch the third phase of its research project to check the feasibility of cloud seeding in the rain shadow areas of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, in mid-July. During the earlier phases, the IITM has gathered data on clouds and has carried out observations. The third phase will help identify rain-bearing clouds.