Topic: Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
7) An Indian origin scientist in USA has proposed that geoengineering of Eastern ghats can harness the full potential of moisture rich North Eastern Monsoons to solve the water scarcity problem in the peninsular India. What do you understand by geoengineering? Examine why North Eastern Monsoon brings less rainfall far below its actual potential and also critically discuss how geoengineering can solve the problem. (200 Words)