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04 Dec 2022, 17:07

Apple transportation through drones to become reality in tribal Kinnaur district of HP

Apple transportation through drones to become reality in tribal Kinnaur district of HP

Apple transportation through drones to become reality in tribal Kinnaur district of HP

Apple growers in remote and inaccessible areas of the tribal Kinnaur district are in for a new revolution as transportation of apples through drone technology would soon become a reality. Successful trials of transportation of 20 kg apple boxes were done in Rohan Kanda village in Nichar block of Kinnaur district and the boxes were transported for a distance of 12 km from an orchard to the main road in six minutes by the Vegrow apple procurement agency in collaboration with Skyeair.

5 Bihar villages to be developed into human-carnivore coexistence zone
04 Dec 2022, 16:56

5 Bihar villages to be developed into human-carnivore coexistence zone

Five villages of the Valmiki Tiger Reserve in West Champaran district of Bihar will be developed into a model human-carnivore coexistence zone, with the state government joining hands with the Wildlife Trust of India, a Nepalese organisation and a UK-based zoo for the project, officials said. The objective of the project is to end the human-carnivore conflict in the Valmiki-Chitwan-Parsa transboundary landscape, they said.

Delhi's air quality will likely improve from Sunday evening, says IMD
04 Dec 2022, 13:41

Delhi's air quality will likely improve from Sunday evening, says IMD

The 'severe' air quality in Delhi is likely to improve and bring respite to city dwellers from Sunday evening, as per weather scientist.