While commenting on the success of the Chandrayaan-3 mission, Chowdhury said, “Discussions regarding Chandrayaan were going on, I would like to say that in 1946, the Atomic Research Committee was established under the leadership of Jawaharlal Nehru. We progressed from there and developed ISRO in 1964.”
He also took a look at the Center on the ‘India-Bharat’ line and asked, “What will ISRO’s name be now if the name of the country is officially changed to ‘Bharat’?” asked.
“If not the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), what is it? “Where did this Bharat, India issue come up?” He asked.
The Congress Leader’s remarks came after Prime Minister Modi on Monday spoke about the historic moments that defined the old Parliament building and recalled how the country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru played his “stroke shot” there. The midnight conversation that created India.
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