This is a good time to remember the visionary move of India's first PM Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru to fund space research through INCOSPAR in1962 which later became ISRO. And also Dr. Manmohan Singh for sanctioning the #Chandrayan2 project in 2008. pic.twitter.com/2Tje349pa0— Congress (@INCIndia) July 22, 2019
Former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj: I salute ISRO scientists for making India a space super power by successfully launching Chandrayaan 2. I wish the mission a grand success.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah: I congratulate our scientists at ISRO for the successful launch of Chandrayaan 2 and setting yet another benchmark in the field of space technology. A grateful nation is proud of them. I also thank PM Modi ji for encouraging our institutions for setting new standards every time.
Union Minister of Railways and Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal tweeted: Many congratulations to ISRO and its women-led team that made the ambitious moon mission Chandrayaan2 launch a reality, bringing India closer to become the fourth country in the world to soft-land a spacecraft on the lunar surface.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh: Congratulations to ISRO scientists on flawless launching of Chandrayaan 2. Team ISRO scripted a new chapter in India’s space history with launch of this ambitious and indigenous mission to Moon. Nation is extremely proud of its scientists and Team ISRO.