PM Modi consoles disheartened ISRO chief after he breaks down over Chandrayaan-2 setback

Radhika Dhawad | Sep 7, 2019 10:17

Disheartened Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K Sivan broke down after Vikram lander of Chandrayaan-2 failed to make a soft landing on the Moon on Saturday night. Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugged and consoled Sivan who was visibly upset. Modi was seen exchanging a few words with Sivan as he took time to regain composure. Modi soon comforted him, gave a pat on his back and lauded his efforts.


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