About Ministry Of Earth Sciences

The Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is mandated to provide the nation with best possible services in forecasting the monsoons and other weather/climate parameters, ocean state, earthquakes, tsunamis and other phenomena related to earth systems through well integrated programmes.The Ministry also deals with science and technology for exploration and exploitation of ocean resources (living and non-living), and play nodal role for Antarctic/Arctic and Southern Ocean research.


Dr. Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Science and Technology, Earth Sciences

Dr. M. Rajeevan

Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences

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