What’s in the news?
- ISRO has announced that Chandrayaan 3 mission is planned to be launched by mid-July.
- The aim of the mission is to place Rover on the surface of the moon.
- The Orbiter, Lander, Rover, and Propulsion modules are undergoing tests and will be integrated with the LVM3 launch vehicle.
- The Lander will soft land at a specified lunar site and deploy the Rover that will carry out in-situ chemical analysis of the lunar surface during the course of its mobility.