Asian Surveying & Mapping
Breaking News
Satellite mission launched to boost Australian space sovereignty
Led by the SmartSat Cooperative Research Centre (CRC), the AUD$6.5 million...
Earth Observation Data Could Represent A Billion-Dollar Opportunity For Africa
Earth observation data provides a billion-dollar opportunity for...
Hanwha Aerospace claims 30% stake in Satrec Initiative
SAN FRANCISCO – Hanwha Aerospace, South Korea’s largest defense...
Israeli Startup Albo Takes On Carbon Monitoring With AI, Satellite Imaging
Businesses, governments, NGOs, and private sector individuals continue to...
Imran Khan inaugurates E-Bidding, E-Billing, GIS Mapping system under NHA
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Imran Khan formally...
Sheikh Mohammed inaugurates Dewa’s space project
An initiative to build the Dubai Electricity and Water...
Indian Army signs a $20 million contract with ideaForge to procure SWITCH UAV
MUMBAI, India - The Indian Army has signed an...
Egypt’s President Wants Tiba-1 Satellite to Revolutionize Communications and IT Sector in Egypt
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met yesterday with Dr Amr...
ISRO Offers Free Online Course On Remote Sensing, With Certificate: How To Apply
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is inviting undergraduate...
PwC selected as consultant for Bangabandhu-2 satellite
The government has selected PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as the consultant...
  • Aug 6, 2019
  • Comments Off on Survey of India Signs MoU with Maharashtra Government to Map 40,000 Villages Using Drones 
  • Feature
  • 421 Views

Maharashtra government decided to use drones for mapping of 40,000 villages in the state. The revenue department of the state government entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Survey of India, the national mapping agency of the country under the Minister of Science & Technology. 

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis inaugurated the “Drone based Mapping Project” being carried out by Survey of India at Nimgaon Korhale in Ahmednagar district. Minister of Rural Development, Women and Child Welfare Pankaja Munde; Surveyor General of India Lt Gen Girish Kumar, VSM; Commissioner Revenue & Land Records; Commissioner Rural Development and Secretary, RDD from Govt of Maharashtra along with other officials were also present during the launch of the project.

Click here to read more.