DRONES IL­LE­GAL IN ‘SPEC­I­FIED AR­EAS’

The Sun (Malaysia) - - NEWS WITHOUT BORDERS -

KUALA LUMPUR: The po­lice have said the use of quad­copters or drones with­out a per­mit is il­le­gal and can lead to jail time for of­fend­ers. A po­lice source said the drones can­not be used in “spec­i­fied ar­eas” such as res­i­den­tial, in­dus­trial and recre­ational ar­eas and trade zones with­out first get­ting ap­proval from the po­lice. “There have been in­ci­dents of these drones en­dan­ger­ing pub­lic safety,” said the source, who also re­vealed the drones are pro­hib­ited within a 150m ra­dius of these ar­eas.

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