Drone spotted over Naval station in Chennai, probe on: PoliceMarch 05, 2019 21:03
A drone was sighted flying over a Naval station in Chennai following which an investigation has been launched, police said on Tuesday.
The Naval personnel found the drone flying over the INS Adyar campus, in the heart of the city, around 9 pm on Monday, police said.
The Navy on Tuesday filed a complaint with the police seeking an investigation into the incident.
"An investigation is on," the police said without divulging further information.
The incident comes at a time when key installations, including airports across the country, are on high alert following the recent Pulwama terror attack.
Two Pakistani drones had been shot down by the Indian Air Force in Rajasthan and Gujarat along the Indo-Pak border in the paste one week. -- PTI