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Ban imposed on unauthorized drone flying in Dhaka

  • Published at 07:00 pm August 13th, 2019
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Flying drones for any purpose without approval from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh is a punishable offence

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has prohibited flying drones without acquiring permission from the authorities concerned. 

The ban was imposed through a press release signed by DMP Commissioner Md Asaduzzaman Mia on Tuesday.

According to the statement, flying drones for any purpose without approval from the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh is a punishable offence.

The ban was imposed as flying unapproved drones in Dhaka city may threaten public security and create panic, it added.