Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the biggest Drone Festival in India – Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022, at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), at the drone festival event, PM Modi interacted with Kisan drone pilots and also with startups in the drone exhibition center.
Besides, the Prime Minister also witnessed open-air drone demonstrations. India’s biggest Drone Festival- Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022 is a two-day event and it is being held on 27 May 2022 and 28 May 2022 at Pragati Maidan in the national capital, the PMO statement said.
According to the Prime Minister’s Office, more than 1600 delegates, consisting of government officials, armed forces, central armed police forces, Public Sector Units (PSUs), foreign diplomats, private companies as well as drone startups, etc., will participate in the Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022.
The PMO mentioned that more than 70 exhibitors will display various use cases of drones at the Drone Festival. The Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022 will also witness a virtual award of drone pilot certificates, panel discussions, product launches, a display of a ‘Made in India’ Drone Taxi prototype, and flying demonstrations, among others, the Prime Minister’s Office further added.
Recently, PM Modi had dedicated to the nation as well as laid the foundation stone of 11 infra projects in Chennai, worth over an amount of Rs 31,500 crore. According to the Prime Minister’s Office, these projects will give a boost to infrastructure development, enhance connectivity as well as give an impetus to ease of living in the region.
Apart from this, PM Modi had also participated in the 20 years celebration of the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad recently in the city of Hyderabad as well as addressed the graduation ceremony of the Post Graduate Programme Class of the year 2022.