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“No Fly Zone” For Drones As Stage Set For Noida Mega Twin Towers Demolition


Noida Twin Towers Demolition: Exclusion zone consists of patch of Noida-Higher Noida Expressway.


Drones won’t be allowed to fly within the “exclusion zone” of Supertech’s unlawful twin towers when they are going to be demolished on August 28, officers mentioned on Wednesday.

They added that drones shall be allowed past the exclusion zone solely on the premise of permission by the police.

The nearly-100 metre tall buildings — taller than Delhi’s iconic Qutub Minar — in Noida’s Sector 93A could be razed to floor at 2.30 pm on Sunday.

Whereas all residents of two adjoining societies — Emerald Court docket and ATS Village — could be evacuated, an exclusion zone has been marked across the twin towers the place no particular person, car or animal could be allowed throughout the demolition course of, the officers mentioned.

“The exclusion zone will embody an space of 450 metres in entrance facet of the dual towers overseeing a street and a metropolis park. On the opposite sides of the towers, the exclusion zone shall be until 250 metres,” Gautam Buddh Nagar’s Deputy Commissioner of Police (Headquarters) Ram Badan Singh informed PTI.

“The exclusion zone shall be a ‘no fly zone’ for drones. Nevertheless, drones could possibly be used past the exclusion zone however for {that a} permission could be required from the native police effectively prematurely,” Singh mentioned.

The exclusion zone additionally features a patch of Noida-Higher Noida Expressway, the place vehicular visitors would stay halted from 2.15 pm to 2.45 pm on August 28, he mentioned.

The measures are being taken as security precaution, in accordance with officers, who mentioned round 3,700 kilograms of explosives has been rigged into the skeletal buildings of the dual towers for implosion.

The razing of the Apex and Ceyane towers would depart behind a whopping 35,000 cubic metres of particles — a big a part of which might be accommodated within the basement of the towers whereas remaining could be moved out to an remoted location inside Noida and processed scientifically, they mentioned.

The demolition of Supertech’s twin towers in Noida’s Sector 93A is available in pursuance of a Supreme Court docket order that discovered the buildings to be unlawful and in-built violation of norms.




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