Prime Minister visits Launch Pad and GSLV Vehicle Assembly in Sriharikota

Published By : Admin | June 29, 2014 | 21:23 IST

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi visited the First Launch Pad and GSLV Vehicle Assembly in Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh on June 29, 2014 . The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Venkaiah Naidu, and the Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh, also accompanied the Prime Minister to the Launch Pad. A brief presentation was given by Dr. K. Radhakrishnan, Chairman, ISRO to Narendra Modi on India’s space programme, in the presence of senior scientists.

He was briefed about the PSLV C-23 Launch Vehicle Mission by senior scientists. Prime Minister, Narendra Modi also visited the GSLV-Mk III Vehicle Assembly Building where he was briefed up by senior scientists.

Prime Minister is supposed to witness the launch of ISRO's PSLV C-23 rocket in Sriharikota that would take- off with five foreign satellites on Monday, June 30, 2014.

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi visits First Launch Pad at Sriharikota, with Launch Vehicle in the backdrop. The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh and the ISRO Chairman, Dr. K Radhakrishnan are also seen.

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi being briefed by the senior scientists, during his visit GSLV Mk III Vehicle Assembly Building, at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi and the Minister of State for Science and Technology (Independent Charge), Earth Sciences (Independent Charge), Prime Minister Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh being briefed by the senior scientists, during his visit GSLV Mk III Vehicle Assembly Building.

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The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi accompanied by the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu and the Minister of State, Prime Minister Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh and the ISRO Chairman, Dr. K Radhakrishnan at GSLV Mk III Vehicle Assembly Building, at Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh.

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The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi being briefed of the Launch Vehicle, during his visit at First Launch Pad, at Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh. The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu and the Minister of State for Prime Minister Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh accompanying the Prime Minister.

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