India’s premier space agency, ISRO’s (Indian Space Research Organisation) PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) C-34 launched 20 satellites into space on June 22, further consolidating India’s place as a lead player in the area of space exploration. The satellites which were launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh were lauded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The PM congratulated ISRO via Twitter.
20 satellites in a go! @isro continues to break new barriers. Hearty congratulations to our scientists on the monumental accomplishment.