Nov 21, 2020

Drones to be used to check fever Featured

Sri Lanka Army is preparing to use drone technology to monitor the body temperature of people living in densely populated areas and places in Colombo due to the Covid-19 pandemic, reports say.

Accordingly, a drone will be sent to the most populated areas and locations to measure body temperature from a a distance and they will also be used to identify the people suffering from fever and provide them with relevant advice.

It is said that this will enable a large number of people to be tested at the same time and those with higher body temperature will be referred to the health sector immediately.

Also, the Drone Regiment of Sri Lanka Army stated that there will be no privacy violations in the process.