India Shot Down Low-Orbit Satellite, A Space Power Now: PM Modi | Read

PUBLISHED ON: March 27, 2019 | Duration: 10 min, 02 sec

  
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India had joined the elite club of space powers by shooting down a low earth orbit satellite with an anti-satellite missile or ASAT. India is the fourth country to have tested such an anti-satellite weapon after the US, Russia and China, the PM said, addressing the nation on the success of what he called "Mission Shakti". PM Modi called it a test of India's capability to shoot down low orbit satellites and asserted that India's action was not directed against any country.
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