Survey of India and Maharashtra sign MoU to do large scale drone mapping (7/12)

As reported earlier about Maharashtra government’s plans to utilise drones for large scale land survey and mapping, an MoU has been signed between Maharashtra government and Survey Of India regarding this on 3rd March 2019

Settlement Commissioner (SC) & Director of Land Records (DLR) had earlier approached Survey of India (Sol) to undertake the large-scale mapping of Village Gaothan (Abadi) areas.

“Drone/UAV based survey shall be carried out for around 40,000 Village Gaothan (Abadi) areas in the state of Maharashtra. Inhabited areas surrounding Gaothan may also be covered under the project for the purpose of taking imagery.”