To Relieve Water Crisis, Trains Carrying Water Set for Chennai

In the southern part of India, Chennai, one of the worst drought situations has hit the region and millions of people there. While the state government is being blamed for not doing enough, it has initiated bringing trains carrying water into the city. Even with the onset of Monoon, the water crisis is yet to recede.

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Tibetan Plateau Role In Indian Monsoon 

The very mention of Monsoon brings a smile on faces. Indian Monsoon brings the much needed respite from the scorching heat of South Asia. The Monsoon rains in South Asia differ significantly from the rain from similar systems in South East Asia and other parts of the world. It is far more complex system which is influenced by many factors. Tibetan Plateau, its summertime heating, cooling in September and October influences the withdrawal of Westerly Jet Streams and onset of Easterly Jet Stream.

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