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Artificial rains to continue

Power and Energy ministry said that the spraying of chemicals to generate artificial rain over the Castlereagh and Mausakelle catchments will remain for several more days.

With the help of the Air Force artificial rains were generated in the Mausakelle catchment area today (22) by spraying chemicals.

The Air Force used an Y12 plane to spray chemicals on the clouds at an altitude of 8000 feet. It caused in rains in the Maussakele catchment area for 45 minutes.

The method of artificial rains were introduced by the Philippines which was adopted by the government last year. It’s reported countries in Middle East are currently testing this process.

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