The government has set up three committees to help a task force set up in April this year to prepare a roadmap for implementing the drone technology in the country.
Civil Aviation Ministry in a tweet said, the committees would separately make their recommendations on manufacturing and licensing of drones, airspace and air traffic management and policy and law related issues.
The decision was taken during the first meeting of the drone task force chaired by Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha. The Ministry said, it is working towards making Unmanned Aerial Vehicle-UAVs a sustainable, globally-competitive industry based in India.
It said,a strategic roadmap for India to emerge as a large drone player is being put in place.