Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India]Oct. 10 (ANI): Indian cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni has launched the Indian-made camera drone named ‘Droni’ with advanced features manufactured by Garuda Aerospace.
Dhoni is the brand ambassador for Garuda Aerospace, a company that has attempted to offer drone solutions for agricultural pesticide spraying, solar panel cleaning, industrial pipeline inspections, mapping, surveying, public announcements and delivery services.
It ventured into the consumer drone market with “Droni”.
According to the company’s founder and CEO, Agnishwar Jayaprakash, the product will be available in the market by the end of 2022.
The event in Chennai also saw the launch of a new “Kisan drone” aimed at the agricultural sector, particularly in spraying applications. This battery-powered drone is capable of carrying out agricultural pesticide spraying over an area of 30 acres per day.
Speaking at the event, Dhoni recalled that he took a keen interest in agriculture during the COVID-19 lockdown.
The cricket star also emphasized the role of drones for farmers.
Agnishwar Jayaprakash, Founder and CEO of Garuda Aerospace, said, “Our Droni drone is indigenous and can be used for different surveillance purposes. It is efficient, transparent and of high quality from the point of view of technology and construction. By providing Indian made drones, we hope to not only become Aatmanirbhar for drone demand but also put India on the global map as a hub for top quality, safe and secure drone and drone solutions. “.
Anand Kumar Das, President of the Indian Drone Association and former Wing Commander of the Indian Air Force, said the platform will play an important role in promoting the drone industry and growing it. .
“I am extremely excited to serve on a platform where industry stakeholders connect for drone industry insights and excited to host the Global Drone Expo with Garuda Aerospace,” he said. he declares.
The Global Drone Expo hosted over 1,500 attendees from 14 international drone companies and representatives from over 28 states and union territories, attracting investors, youth and stakeholders and setting the stage next for the drone industry.
Industry experts, farmers, dealers, distributors, people from the banking and insurance sectors, educational and financial institutions, government officials, pilots and various investors received a platform to better understand the culture of drones and the different possibilities associated with the use of drones. . (ANI)