Drone startup Quidich is creating ripples in live sport, aerial filmmaking and government surveillance

Quidich claims to own the world’s largest drone fleet, and is expanding the usage of aerial vehicles across industries – from entertainment to urban planning.  

At a glance

Startup: Quidich Innovation Labs

Founders: Rahat Kulshreshtha, Gaurav Mehta

Year it was founded: 2013

Where it is based: Mumbai

The problem it solves: Need for drones and unmanned aerial vehicles in filmmaking, television broadcasting, and surveillance

Sector: Aerial tech and hardware

Funding raised: Bootstrapped

Quidich Innovation Labs started at a time (2013) when drones were almost unheard of. Amazon was yet to promise drone deliveries, aerial filming was still being done on helicopters, and drone cameras that could capture lush 360-degree cityscapes were nearly non-existent.

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), came to be associated with military operations in obscure places. Everyday life was still untouched by them. Over the last few years, however, drones have become more ubiquitous. Their benefits have surfaced across

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