Looking at a wide range of services offered by drones government of India amended drone policy in August this year. The new framework was supposed to be in action from 1st December but the wait is going to be longer.
There is a bad news for drone enthusiasts and technology companies in India as wait for them to fly drones in the sky is going to be longer than December 1. Reasons behind this are incomplete framework and Digital Sky platform, responsible for managing drone operations.
A senior government official stated to The Economic Times that “it is highly unlikely that we will be able to launch the framework and from December 1 due to various reasons, including not being able to create the Digital Sky platform for the launch of drone operations.”