Fearing possible terror attacks, Hyderabad police ban drones

Hyderabad police on Monday banned flying of drones, paragliders and microlight aircraft after intelligence agencies warned of possible terror attacks.

By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: Dec 04, 2017, 21:37 PM IST
Fearing possible terror attacks, Hyderabad police ban drones
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HYDERABAD: Hyderabad police on Monday banned flying of drones, paragliders and microlight aircraft after intelligence agencies warned of possible terror attacks.

The city police are imposing reasonable checks on any suspicious activities.

The use of drones, paragliders and microlight aircraft will be allowed only if prior permission is sought from the concerned authority.

People violating the order will be punishable under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). This order will remain in force from December 8, 2017 to January 1, 2018.