Sarabhai helped India become a major science & tech power: PM
Monday, 12 August 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid rich tributes to space pioneer Vikram Sarabhai on his 100th birth anniversary and said his vision helped India become a major science and technology player in the world. "When Vikram Lander (of Chandrayaan-2) would land on the Moon next month, it will be a befitting tribute to Dr Sarabhai from 130 crore citizens of India," said PM Modi in his address.
Just days after entering into a lunar orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft snagged its first shot of the moon. The lander is expected to separate and then touch down..
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