K Sivan News
The ISRO has said that it is working with the Department of Space (DoS) on SEED, a formal system to support start-ups and micro, small and medium industries (MSMEs) in innovation, research & product development. The announcement in this regard was made by Dr K Sivan, Secretary DoS and Chairman ISRO. This announcement comes barely months after he announced the formulation of a new vertical, In-Space, which is meant to enable end-to-end private participation in India’s space programme.
Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) new space programme is to send human beings to space, this programme will be called Gaganyaan. However, before sending humans into space, ISRO will be sending a humanoid robot named 'Vyom Mitra' by the end of this year. The humanoid will be the first Indian passenger to Space. The ambitious Gaganyaan mission was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day speech in 2018. In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) new space programme Gaganyaan.