Aizawl, Jan 23 (PTI) Sub Divisional Magistrate of Aizawl district issued a prohibitory order banning drone/aerial camera over high security places on the Republic Day, an official statement today said.

The statement said that drone/aerial camera are prohibited to fly over the Assam Rifles ground where the main Republic Day function would be held and where the state Governor Lt.

General Nirbhay Sharma would address the function after unfurling the Tricolour and over the Raj Bhavan and Chief Minister’s Official residence.

Any drone or aerial camera found to be flying over the sensitive places would be shot down and confiscated, the order said, adding that the ban would be only for January 26.

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