Private players can use drones for delivery purposes as per rules: Govt

  • Government of India is utilising services of drone service providers for vaccine delivery, inspection of oil pipelines and power transmission lines, anti-locust operations, agricultural spraying, survey of mines, and land mapping, private players are free to use drones for delivery purposes subject to compliance with Drone Rules, 2021, said the Civil Aviation Ministry.
  • The Drones Rules, 2021 notified on August 25, 2021 provide the necessary regulatory framework for commercial use of drones.