Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday personally met the scientists at ISRO in Bengaluru for successfully landing Chandryaan-3 on Moon’s South Pole.
While hailing ISRO’s exceptional effort to achieve this rare feat, PM Modi declared August 23 as National Space Day and announced that spot at which Chandrayaan-3 landed will be known as ‘Shivshakti.’
Let’s look at the TOP QUOTES by Prime Minister Narendra Modi from ISRO Telemetry Tracking and Command Network Mission Control Complex in Bengaluru.
PM Modi said that the spot where Chandrayaan-3’s moon lander landed, that point will be known as ‘Shivshakti.’
National Space Day:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that August 23 will be celebrated as ‘National Space Day.’
Prime Minister also confirmed that the spot where Chandrayaan-3’s lander left it’s imprint will be known as ‘Tiranga.’
Prime Minister met all the women scientist involved in the Chandrayaan-3 mission and later, applauded their contribution and dedicated towards taking India to the moon.
“Women scientist played a key role in Chandrayaan-3. This ‘Shivshakti’ point will inspire the upcoming generations to use science for the welfare of people,” PM Modi said.
India’s space industry will become $16 Billion
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also said that experts have claimed that in few years, India’s space industry will become $16 billion from $8 billion.
Buried under era of slavery: PM Modi
“India’s chest of knowledge and science is buried under the era of slavery. In the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Kaal,’ we have the excavate this chest,” said PM Modi.