In what can be seen as a first of a kind security deployment, a Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) -developed anti-drone system was deployed to guard the Red Fort during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech.
The made in India anti-drone system can detect and jam micro drones up to 3 kilometres and use laser to bring down a target up to 1-2.5 kilometres depending on the wattage of laser weapon.
Defence Research & Development Organisation has developed a comprehensive anti-drone solution— Manish Prasad (@manishindiatv) August 15, 2020
The system can detect&jam micro drones up to 3kms & lase target upto 1-2.5kms depending on wattage of laser weapon.@indiatvnews @DRDO_India pic.twitter.com/86nPfIANiP