New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation and its scientists on the successful launch of the country’s first solar mission.
“Our tireless scientific efforts will continue in order to develop better understanding of the universe for the welfare of entire humanity,” he said on ‘X’.
ISRO on Saturday launched the country’s ambitious solar mission Aditya-L1, eyeing history again after its successful lunar expedition, Chandrayaan 3, a few days ago.
As the 23.40-hour countdown concluded, the 44.4-metre-high Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) soared majestically at the prefixed time of 11.50 am from the Sriharikota spaceport, located on the eastern coast about 135 kilometres from Chennai.
Our tireless scientific efforts will continue in order to develop better… – Narendra Modi.