Why Kerala is spending Rs 1 crore on private weather agencies despite IMD providing data

The Print | Jul 7, 2020 at 1:28 PM
  • More and more states in India are seeking the assistance of private companies for “finer” weather forecast data instead of completely relying on what the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) provides.
  • Private players offer more accurate weather predictions than IMD and release user-friendly updated data faster.