Key takeaways from new Drone Rules, 2021

Key takeaways from new Drone Rules, 2021

Number of forms/permissions has been reduced from 25 to 5 among other changes

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The government on Thursday unveiled new rules that provide for ease of using drones in India by abolishing certain approvals required earlier, bringing down the number of forms from 25 to five and reducing entry barriers with Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that it will open up "new possibilities" for innovation and business in the country.

Here are the key takeaways from the new Drone Rules, 2021:

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