India Meteorological Department

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India Meteorological Department
भारतीय मौसम विज्ञान विभाग
Agency overview
Formed 1875
Jurisdiction Government of India
Headquarters Mausam Bhavan, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
Annual budget INR3.52 billion (US$60 million) (2011)[1]
Agency executive Dr. L S Rathore, Director General of Meteorology

The India Meteorological Department (IMD), also referred to as the Met Office, is a weather forecasting organization run by the Government of India, it also tracks and forecast tropical cyclones, similar to the National Hurricane Center. The headquarters in New Delhi, India.

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  1. "Budget 2011: Over 35% Hike for Department of Space". Outlook India. 28 February 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-19. 

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