ISRO chief offers prayers at Tirumala shrine ahead of CARTOSAT-3 launch

ISRO is all set to launch the earth imaging and mapping satellite CARTOSAT-3 along with 13 other nano-satellites from the US, from Sriharikota

By Author  |  Published: 26th Nov 2019  4:16 pm
ISRO chief offers prayers at Tirumala shrine ahead of CARTOSAT-3 launch
ISRO chief, Kailasavadivoo Sivan, offer prayers to Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala, in Chittoor district

Tirupati: ISRO chief K Sivan on Tuesday offered prayers at this famous hill shrine here, a day ahead of the launch of India’s imaging satellite, CARTOSAT-3.

ISRO is all set to launch the earth imaging and mapping satellite CARTOSAT-3 along with 13 other nano-satellites from the US, from Sriharikota on Wednesday.

Sivan offered prayers to the presiding deity of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala here.
Later, speaking to reporters here, Sivan said Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter was doing well and sending a lot of information about the Moon.

Lander ‘Vikram’ from Chandrayaan-2 had crashlanded while attempting a soft landing on the lunar surface on September 7.


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