Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha congratulate ISRO as ‘Chandrayaan 2’ enters lunar orbit

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As the Indian Space Research Organisation’s ‘Chandrayaan 2’ entered the moon’s orbit on Tuesday, several Bollywood celebs took to their social media handles to congratulate ISRO on its success.

The official handle of ISRO announced the great news and also informed that lander Vikram will soft-land on Moon on September 7, 2019.

Soon, congratulations started pouring in for the entire team of ISRO. Akshay Kumar retweeted ISRO’s announcement.

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Whereas Akshay’s ‘Mission Mangal’ co-star Taapsee Pannu congratulated ISRO by using her film’s dialogue.

Veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapur too gave his good wishes.

‘Mission Mangal’ actress Sonakshi Sinha too expressed her happiness.

Anupam Kher shared the lyrics of Salman’s hit song ‘Suno Gaur Se Duniya Walo’ to congratulate ISRO.

Several other eminent personalities like Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Anand Mahindra (the Chairman of Mahindra Group) also sent in their best wishes to ISRO’s team.

There’s another fact that is a major highlight of ‘Chandrayaan 2’. It was led by two women scientists of ISRO, a first in India’s history. Akshay Kumar had earlier shared this fact in one of his tweets.

India’s second lunar mission, ‘Chandrayaan 2’, is headed by Muthyya Vanitha as Project Director and Ritu Karidhal as Mission Director. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)’s Chairman K Sivan revealed in a press conference that 30% of ‘Chandrayaan 2’ team are women.

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