Festive season in India started with Chandrayaan 3's moon landing'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the G20 business leaders at the B20 summit, wherein he said the festive season in India arrived on August 23 when Chandrayaan 3 made successful landing on the south pole of the moon. "You (business leaders) have come to India at the time where there is a celebration mode in the country. This time the festive season in India started from 23rd August. This celebration is Chandrayaan-3's landing on the surface of the moon. ISRO played an important role in the success of India's lunar mission. Along with this India's industries have also played an important role...", the prime minister said at the B20 summit. “ISRO played an important role but along with it, the Indian industry, MSMEs and private companies also contributed to this mission. This is a success of both science and industry”, he said. "We have a vision of inclusiveness and with that vision, we invited African countries for #G20Summit for their permanent membership", Modi said.This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.