Establishment of Specialized Medium Range Weather Forecasting Center (SMRFC) and Strengthening of Weather Forecasting system.

Brief Scope / Objectives of the Project
Civil Work (radar building & office building), Procurement & Installation of equipment, Recruitment of staff.

Benefits of the Project
Further strengthen the forecasting capabilities of PMD From short range forecast, PMD would be able to issue medium range forecast.


Approved Cost: Rs.2502.532 Million

Final Expenditure: Rs.2502.53 Million

Expenditure During FY 2019-20: Rs.365.785 Million

Date of Commencement: September, 2015

Date of Completion: June, 2020

Operationalized (Yes/No), if no reasons: Yes

Date of Inauguration (if inaugurated): N/A

Physical Progress (%)


a) Overall

100%

b) During FY 2019-20

10%


Remarks
Project is operationalized from July, 2020

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