41st Indian scientific expedition commences in Antarctica

Strict Covid-19 safety protocols are followed by crew members and support staff to keep the continent free of the virus.

41st Indian scientific expedition commences in Antarctica
first batch of the 41-ISEA reached Bharati, Antarctica on 11th Nov 2021. Image - Twitter @ncaor_goa

Indian ministry of Earth Sciences announced the launch of India’s 41st scientific expedition to Antarctica on Nov. 15 A group of 21 scientists arrived at the Indian Antarctic station, Maitri last week while four batches are scheduled tol arrive by mid-January.