New Delhi, Mar 28 : The Sangh Parivar fountainhead RSS has hailed the country's successful space mission Operation Shakti and said the "glorious achievement" will be a source of inspiration for generations to come.
"On the significant occasion of India’s becoming a space super power after the successful Mission Shakti, testing of Anti-Satellite weapon A-SAT, we salute and compliment our scientists as well as the central leadership on behalf of the people of India," Arun Kumar, RSS Akhil Bharatiya Prachar Pramukh tweeted here.
The Sangh affiliated organisations have also said matters related to Operation Shakti and others have helped the country strengthen its defence capability and this should be taken to the mass level in a big way.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that India demonstrated its anti-satellite missile capability by shooting down a live satellite, describing it as a rare achievement. "This glorious achievement will be a source of inspiration for generations to come."
According to RSS sources, enhancing defence capability and scientific achievements like conducting Nuclear tests contribute in strengthening India's position in the comity of nations and thus call for celebration. (UNI)