(Pakistan Observer)– The agriculture department has decided to introduce drone technology to bring about a revolution in the agriculture sector.
According to an agriculture department spokesperson, the Punjab government had given permission for using drone technology to get better production from crops.
The technology would be used for monitoring pesticides, irrigation sources and geographical survey. The willing farmers for using drone would submit their applications with the district deputy director (extension) office who would put up applications to committee consisted of deputy commissioners and DPOs concerned for final approval.
The committee would issue NOC after legal action and would also mention place, time and duration for the agri use of drone.
The police personnel would also be deputed along with drone operator during the use of drone for agriculture purpose.
Source:: Pakistan Observer