On Thursday the Prime Minister of India Natendra Modi praised the ISRO scientists for the successful launch of the advanced weather satellite INSAT-3DR onboard GSLV-F05, terming it as a flawless achievement which made the country proud.
Modi took to his social media account to congratulate the ISRO team he wrote “Congratulations @isro scientists for time and again showing top skill, dedication & determination.”
“Our programme of space keeps making us all proud with their achievements. Successful launch of INSAT-3DR is a moment of celebrations,” he added.
PM Narendra Modi
The Thursday’s mission of ISRO, 10th flight of GSLV, is the first flight of the rocket which is fitted with the indigenous cryogenic upper stage.
INSAT-3DR, designed with a mission life of ten years, will provide continuity service to the earlier meteorological missions and further increase the capability of providing various meteorological, search and rescue services.