India launches the 6th Navigation Satellite

BACKnsatPresident Pranab Mukherjee congratulated scientists of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), for the successful launch of the PSLV-C32 carrying(IRNSS)-IF, India’s 6th navigation satellite.

In a message to ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar, President Mukherjee said he extends hearty congratulations to him and the entire team at ISRO on the successful launch.

He said “The achievement demonstrates once more, India’s increasing space capabilities”, and he asked that his greetings be conveyed to all the members of the team of scientists, engineers, technologists and others associated with the mission, and wished their future endeavours great success.