The trial of sending medicines to TB patients by drone from AIIMS Rishikesh was successful. The drone reached Tehri hospital with medicines in half an hour from Rishikesh.
With this, AIIMS Rishikesh became the first in the country to conduct a trial of sending medicines by drone.
On Thursday, the medicine for TB reached district hospital Bauradi through drone from Rishikesh AIIMS. The drone reached with two kg of medicine.
The drone can lift a load of 3.5 kg and can fly up to 100 kilometers in a single charge.
According to the information, this drone is fully automatic operation. Only need to feed route map. Apart from this, sensors are installed in the drone to protect against birds.