Former captain of Indian cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni launched Garuda Aerospace’s first-ever digital film ‘Kheton Ke Kaptan’ (The captains of the agricultural fields). The film is aimed at encouraging youth and farmers to be captains of their respective farms.
Conceptualised by Garuda Aerospace’s brand team and jointly produced with Dhoni Entertainment, the film ‘Kheton Ke Kaptan’ illustrates the need of farmers in their daily lives and how Garuda drones can help farmers with pesticide spraying, surveillance, and crop mapping while saving water and time. Drone loans and subsidies will also be provided to youth and farmers in addition, they will also be trained to fly drones.
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Speaking on the launch of the brand film, Agnishwar Jayaprakash, Founder and CEO, Garuda Aerospace said, “Farmers are the heroes of our nation and we at Garuda Aerospace have been committed to designing drones that help farmers spray pesticides altogether and make their lives easy. Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the brand ambassador of Garuda Aerospace salutes the farmers as they are the future. The brand film ‘Kheton Ke Kaptan’ highlights how farmers can enhance their quality of living and farming by using Garuda Kisan Drones. He (MS Dhoni) urges that every farmer is the captain of their farm.”
Garuda Aerospace has been working on the farmers’ needs and has introduced them to various technology solutions. The brand film is live across Garuda Aerospace’s social media handles and Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s Facebook handle. Last week, Garuda Aerospace received the dual DGCA approvals for both the drone manufacturing type certificate and RPTO (remote pilot training organisation). Recently Garuda Aerospace has also launched a virtual learning platform and flagged off its Drone Yatra which aims to create awareness amongst farmers in 775 districts across India using technology with drones.
In the pic: Agnishwar Jayaprakash, Founder and CEO, Garuda Aerospace with MS Dhoni