Cloud seeding may be expanded if necessary, says deputy minister | The Malaysian Insight

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Cloud seeding may be expanded if necessary, says deputy minister

A motorcyclist wearing a face mask in smoke-shrouded Kuala Lumpur today. The authorities have undertaken large-scale enforcement against open-burning incidents throughout the country as part of measures to address the smog. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, September 14, 2019.

CLOUD-SEEDING operations in Sarawak and Selangor will be extended to other states if the smog worsens, said Deputy Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Isnaraissah Munirah Majilis today. However, she said if conditions, such as wind direction, were unsuitable, the operations would not be undertaken as they would be ineffective.

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