- Bharti, India’s latest research station operation since 2012, has been constructed using 134 recycled shipping containers, to help researchers work in safety despite the harsh weather. It is
- India’s first committed research facility and is located about 3000 km east of Maitri.
- Bharti made India an elite member of the club of nine nations that have multiple stations in the region.
The research station can accommodate 25 scientists, saving them from the outdoors where temperatures range from -89 degrees Celsius in winter to -25 degrees Celsius in summer.