India has successfully launched its first unmanned mission to
the moon. Indian officials say the Chandrayaan-One spacecraft blasted off from
a launch pad in Sriharikota near the southeastern city of Chennai early
In an interview with Voice of America’s Bangla Service, Pathik Guha,
a renowned science writer and one of the top science journalists of India said
he thinks that India’s Moon Mission success will not only increase India’s
excellence in science and technology, but will also enrich the scientific study
about the formation of the moon.
Mr. Guha who is also an Assistant Editor of Ananda Bazar Patrika said India might
send a man to the moon in the next six years.