Sarawak to use drones for border patrol, says Masing


Desmond Davidson

Sarawak will make use of the drones to assist police, armed forces and other relevant agencies to better patrol the porous Sarawak-Kalimantan border, says Deputy Chief Minister James Masing. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 13, 2021.

SARAWAK’S border security committee will make use of the drones to assist police, armed forces and other relevant agencies to better patrol the porous Sarawak-Kalimantan border.

Deputy Chief Minister James Masing, in a statement after chairing a meeting to look for ways to better seal the border, said funds to purchase the high-capacity drones and other equipment such as mobile like scramblers, all-terrain vehicles and four-wheeled drive vehicles, would be sought from the state disaster management committee.


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