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Survey of India to deploy 300 drones for mapping country

  • India’s oldest scientific department, the Survey of India  (SoI) — historically tasked with mapping the country —  will for the first time rely on drones to map the country.
  • Other than unprecedented detail, a consequence of the  mapping will be creating high resolution maps of land  in villages facilitating the digitisation of land titles in  villages, according to officials involved with the survey.