Up to date: Aug 25, 2023 01:56 IST
Tel Aviv [Israel], August 25 (ANI): Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the success of Chandrayaan-3 and mentioned it “marks a major milestone for India and world area exploration”.
“Had a fruitful dialog with PM @narendramodi, congratulating him on India’s outstanding achievement of touchdown on the Moon’s south pole. This marks a major milestone for India and the worldwide area exploration,” Netanyahu wrote on ‘X’ previously Twitter on Thursday.
“Honored to obtain #RoshHashanah greetings on behalf of Israel. We stay up for deepening our bilateral cooperation, significantly in know-how and AI,” the Israeli PM wrote.
Chandryaan-3 on Wednesday efficiently carried out a delicate touchdown on the moon.
ISRO tweeted: “Chandrayaan-3 Mission: ‘India, I reached my vacation spot and also you too!’ Chandrayaan-3 has efficiently soft-landed on the moon! Congratulations, India!”
Because the Vikram lander carrying the Pragyaan rover in its stomach touched down on the lunar floor, it marked a large leap in India’s spacefaring journey offering a well-deserved finale to ISRO’s lengthy years of toil.
This makes India the fourth nation – after the US, China, and Russia – to have efficiently landed on the moon’s floor, it has earned a spot in file books as the primary to landing on the south facet of Earth’s solely pure satellite tv for pc.
The spacecraft was launched from the Satish Dhawan Area Centre in Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota on July 14.
PM Modi after concluding his two-nation go to at the moment, will head straight to Bengaluru, Karnataka on a pre-scheduled go to. He’ll meet scientists of the ISRO group concerned within the Chandrayaan-3 Mission.
PM Modi hailed the Chandrayaan-3 mission creating historical past by reaching a delicate touchdown on the lunar floor and mentioned “India is now on the moon”.
“After we see such historic moments it makes us very proud. That is the daybreak of latest India,” he mentioned.
“Humne dharti par sankalp kiya aur chand pe usse sakaar kiya…India is now on the moon,” he added. (ANI)