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Mahendra Singh Dhoni could also be away from the sector however continues to make headlines. The previous Indian skipper has been concerned in some uncommon ventures since his retirement from worldwide cricket. Dhoni and Garuda Aerospace have now launched a surveillance drone named Droni. The veteran cricketer unveiled the surveillance drone on the World Drone Expo in Chennai final yr. The battery operated quadcopter surveillance plane is principally used within the subject of agriculture.
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Talking about the usage of this drone, Agnishwar Jayaprakash, Founder and CEO, Garuda Aerospace mentioned, “Our Droni drone is indigenous and can be utilized for varied surveillance functions. It’s technologically environment friendly, steady and of top quality. By introducing Make in India drones, we hope to not solely develop into the Aatmanirbhar for drone demand, but in addition place India on the worldwide map as a hub for high-quality, secure and safe drones and unmanned options,” he mentioned.
MS Dhoni additionally spoke about his mission to enhance agriculture in India at The International Drone Exp. Dhoni mentioned he grew to become keen on drones in the course of the COVID-19 lockdown after studying how drones may enhance the agriculture trade.
MS Dhoni’s love for farming is well-known. The Ranchi-born cricketer took eager curiosity in his farms in Ranchi in the course of the COVID-19 lockdown. The previous India skipper is engaged on plans to enterprise into livestock farming at his sprawling Ranchi farm.
MS Dhoni’s farm covers round 10 hectares and has began producing greens and fruits like cabbage, tomatoes, broccoli, papaya, strawberries and beans. Moreover catering to native markets, Dhoni additionally exports produce from his farm to nations just like the United Arab Emirates.
MS Dhoni shall be seen on the cricket subject within the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL). The talismanic cricketer would possibly play a swansong match in IPL 2023. After a disappointing season for the Yellow Military final yr, followers shall be hoping for a revival because the match returns to Chennai in 2023.
CSK will get firepower from English all-rounder Ben Stokes, who was franchised in a mini-auction final month.
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