Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday has decided to set up a regulatory authority for the use of drones for Pakistan’s various fields.
According to details, PM issued directions to constitute a committee which will formulate laws to establish a drone regulatory policy.
Chairing a meeting, PM said drone technology is very useful for agriculture, urban planning, security and law and order.
The decision came following a briefing by Federal Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on the utility of drones in numerous fields.
Taking to twitter, Fawad wrote that PM has given go ahead to formulate first ever Drone Policy of Pakistan adding that the new policy will allow Drone production and specially agriculture.
“Drone manufacturing industry will get huge boost, Import of sophisticated drones will also be allowed,” he added.