Quartz: How a 250-year-old government department is digitising Indian maps using drones

Quartz India: How a 250-year-old government department is digitising Indian maps using drones. “As India’s economy grows at a rapid pace, the need for infrastructure development is also rising. And the ball is now in the agency’s court to meet this demand with accurate and easily-accessible maps. Lt Gen Girish Kumar, who heads the Survey of India, spoke with Quartz about the future of mapping and digitisation on the sidelines of GeoSmart India, an event held in New Delhi in February.”