Punjab use drones: To keep a check on the growing menace of unauthorized residential clusters, Punjab government has decided to use the technology of drones. Last year, Haryana became the first to state to use drones to take high-resolution imagery in Gurgaon, one of the largest tech hubs in the country, for regularization of land records and prevent encroachments on government land.Now it’s the turn of Punjab to use such technology to prevent intrusion in government land. Vini Mahajan additional chief secretary (housing) said the housing and urban development department has approached the Punjab Remote Sensing Center, Ludhiana to carry out aerial surveys of illegal colonies. “It will be a part of the multi-pronged strategy to tighten the noose around such unapproved residential areas,” she said.
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