Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the scientists at ISRO as well as the nation after spending the night with them, monitoring the last leg of Mission Chandrayaan-2.
Prime Minister said that the last minute hitch in the mission was just another learning for the scientists. He said that the desire and will power to reach the moon has only been strengthened.
PM Modi said that the nation salutes the spirit of ISRO scientists who give their all for the nation. He hailed them as exceptional professionals who have made an incredible contribution to national progress.
He said India is proud of our scientists who have given their best and have always made India proud. Prime Minister said he had shared the moments of disappointment with them and was blessed to have witnessed their dedication to their work.