The President of India,
Shri Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated the Indian Space Research
Organization (ISRO) for the successful launch into space of PSLV – C37,
carrying a record 104 satellites.
In a message to Shri A.S. Kiran Kumar, Secretary, Department of Space
and Chairman of ISRO, the President has said, “I extend my sincere
congratulations and best wishes to you and your team at the Indian Space
Research Organisation (ISRO) on the successful launch into space of PSLV
– C37, carrying a record 104 satellites.
This day shall go down as a landmark in the history of our space
programme. The nation is proud of this significant achievement, which
has demonstrated, yet again, India’s increasing space capabilities.
Kindly convey my greetings to the members of your team of scientists,
engineers, technologists and all others associated with this great
mission. I urge ISRO to continue to strive for the progress of our space
capabilities. I wish all your future endeavours great success.”