The Indian Space Research Organisation has distributed 250 NavIC Messaging Receivers to fishermen of Kerala on a trial basis.
The device will provide Emergency Warning Alerts like cyclone, high waves and Tsunami and also provides information on Potential Fishing Zone and International boundary crossing based on the position information from NavIC.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Mains:
- ISRO Director: K Sivan, Headquarters: Bengaluru, Established in: 1969.
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