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Delhi: The Delhi Traffic police have banned flying conventional aerial platforms in the national capital amid the Independence day celebrations in view of the threat to the safety of the citizens. This order came into effect from Friday, July 22, and shall remain in force for a period of 26 days up to August 16 (both days inclusive) unless withdrawn earlier.
The prohibition on sub-conventional aerial platforms includes para-gliders, para motors, hang-gliders, UAVS, UASS, microlight aircraft, remotely piloted aircraft, hot air balloons, small-sized powered aircraft, quadcopters, or para-jumping from aircraft, among others.

“It has been reported that certain criminal, anti-social elements, or terrorists inimical to India may pose a threat to the safety of the general public, dignitaries, and vital installations by the use of sub-conventional aerial platforms like para-gliders, para motors, hang-gliders, UAVS, UASS, microlight aircrafts, remotely piloted aircrafts, hot air…

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