Bhubaneswar: India successfully launched its second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2. Today at 02:43 PM, a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk-III) ‘Bahubali’ rocket blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.
Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha congratulated the scientists of India Space Research Organisation. He tweeted “Congratulations to the scientists of @isro for successful launch of India’s first exploratory mission, #Chandrayaan2 to our celestial neighbour. The historic journey will carry billions of dreams to #Moon, making a giant leap in space exploration.”