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Monday, 13 July 2020



Damini apps shows current lightning in india and around you .

Damini Lightning apps is developed by IITM-Pune and ESSO.

The apps is monitoring all lightning activity which are happening in specifically for all india.

and alert you if lightning is happening near you by GPS notification. 

under 20KM and 40KM.

Details description of instruction, precautions is provided in apps while in lightning prone area. 

Does and Don't for in specific situation is strictly followed when lightning happen near you for your safety purpose.

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) on Saturday launched ‘Damini’, a free mobile-based application that can warn people about lightning at least 30-45 minutes before it strikes. 

The first-of-its-kind app was launched by Vijay Bhatkar, eminent scientist and chancellor of Nalanda University, during an event to mark the 57th foundation day of IITM, in Pune on Saturday.

Among the vagaries of weather and extreme climate conditions — floods, droughts, lightning, heavy rainfall, cold waves and heat waves — lightning strikes are known to cause the maximum casualties in India. Of the 1,538 deaths reported due to extreme weather conditions in India in 2016, 424 people died due to lightning strikes, as per the ‘Climate of India’ report released by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) that year.

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