India's biggest Drone Festival the two-day ‘Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022’ was inaugurated by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.
After the inauguration, the Prime Minister interacted with Kisan drone pilots, witness open-air drone demonstrations and interact with start-ups in the drone exhibition center.
This festival will be a game-changer in making India a drone hub of the world by the year 2030. At this exhibition, over 1600 delegates will participate and more than 70 exhibitors will display drones.
The festival will also witness virtual awards presentation ceremony of drone pilot certificates, product launches, flying demonstrations, display of a Made in India Drone Taxi prototype.
An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, commonly known as a drone, is a flying robot that can be remotely controlled or fly autonomously using software-controlled flight plans in its embedded systems. Drones offer tremendous benefits to almost all sectors of the economy include - agriculture, mining, infrastructure, surveillance, emergency response, transportation, geo-mapping, defence and law enforcement.
Drones have many functions, ranging from monitoring climate change to agriculture, geo-mapping, carrying out search operations after natural disasters, photography, filming, and delivering goods.