Drone found near Jammu-Kashmir Highway, creates panic

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Jammu — A drone was found lying on the roadside at a toll plaza on Jammu Kashmir National Highway which created panic. The police reached the spot and confiscated the drone. Although it was informed later that the National Highway authority had flown the drone to keep vigilance but landed on ground because of some technical failures, reported Amar Ujala.

 

Meanwhile, the local residents speculated that the drone was a secret agent device which could be dangerous. The drone was found during morning hours at some distance from the toll plaza. The locals immediately informed the police that reached the spot. Upon investigation, the highway authority informed the police that they sometimes fly drone for the purpose of highway surveillance, reported the national daily. They added that they were in fact searching for the drone which had crashed because of technical failure.