The Andhra Pradesh police is mulling the use of drone cameras for enhanced surveillance in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor-Kadapa-Nellore region in its bid to tighten the noose around red sanders smugglers.
South Korea Wednesday accused North Korea of flying a suspected spy drone across the border during talks last week aimed at ending a military standoff that had pushed the neighbours to the brink of an armed clash.
In a unique case of drone-delivery bid of gun, drugs and porn into a jail, US officials in Maryland foiled an attempt by two men to sneak in contraband into a prison by flying drones into its premises.
Prison authorities in the US state of Ohio have seen drones hovering over jail yards before but the latest incident when it became a high-flying drug mule, wardens had to use pepper spray to tackle inmates who clashed for a packet dropped by the unmanned aerial vehicle.
The Chinese firm, which reportedly manufactured the drone downed by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC), said the unmanned aircraft was not sold to any government, reinforcing India's stand that it was not in its armed forces' inventory.
A high-level meeting over drone row and repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan, which was attended by top NDA ministers, ended with the government reportedly finalising a strategy to counter the hostile neighbouring nation.