Twitter India celebrates and remembers the birth of the father of Indian space research in India, Dr Vikram Sarabhai.
Vikram Sarabhai is one of India’s famous personalities who made a name for India around and beyond the world. He was an Indian Physicist and Astronomer who initiated nuclear power and space research in India. One of the reasons behind the development of India’s space and nuclear research was him. Vikram Sarabhai belonged to the famous Sarabhai family that was known as the Industrialist family who was made their reasonable contribution to the Indian Independence movement. He was married to Mirinalini Sarabhai, an Indian classical dancer.
He was equally interested in science, sports and statistics. He went on to develop various institutes about space sciences in India making way for many future scientists and space researchers. Founder of the Indian Space Research Organisation, Sarabhai started the fabrication of Indian satellite and launched India’s first satellite in 1975. August 12th is his birth anniversary and people on Twitter remember him and his contributions.
Here’s how people remembered Vikram Sarabhai on Twitter:
Remembering Padma Bhushan #VikramSarabhai, better known as the father of India's Space Research programme, on his birth anniversary. #ISRO@PawanKalyan @JanaSenaParty @JSPShatagniTeam @JSPVeeraMahila pic.twitter.com/G7T6K3YGo8
— Kaniti KiranKumar (@JSPKanitiKiran) August 12, 2020
Remembering the father of Indian Space Technology on his birth anniversary 👍🏻🙏🏻
Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the Honorary Director of IIM Ahmedabad and establishing ISRO. We owe you sir 🙏🏻🙏🏻
I am proud to have associated with the institute. #VikramSarabhai pic.twitter.com/PHggMNbqLM
— Rupa 🇮🇳 (@dawn2dusk_30) August 12, 2020
Remembering eminent scientist and father of Indian Space Program, Shri #VikramSarabhai on his birth anniversary today. He founded the @isro and several important scientific institutions in India. The nation will always remember his contributions to the advancement of #science. pic.twitter.com/96DtCvbXjt
— Gáñésh Kúmár.K🇮🇳 (@itz_mr_extinct_) August 12, 2020
— Tushar Yadvnsi (@TYadvnsi) August 12, 2020
— Srikanth (@Pspk_cult_319) August 12, 2020
— Abhisekh Kumar (@abhiraj9162) August 12, 2020
— 🇮🇳 दीपक चौधरी 🇮🇳 (@DeepakC87449954) August 12, 2020
A crater in the moon,an asteroid,the most important space centre under ISRO & the lander of Chandrayaan-2 mission(which unfortunately crash landed) are all named after the Father of Indian Space programme- Dr. Vikram Sarabhai #VikramSarabhai #ISRO @isro @ClubIsro pic.twitter.com/2wEKIMNnpf
— Shivasis Mohanty (@ImShivasis) August 12, 2020
— K.Raj kumar 🇮🇳 (@imraj264) August 12, 2020
Remembering the Father of Indian Space Programme – #VikramSarabhai founder of @isro on his birthday. An award-winning physicist, industrialist and innovator, he set up ISRO, IIM- Ahmedabad and many other notable establishments. pic.twitter.com/G73WexIRNW
— änkush malpani🇮🇳 (@ankush_malpani) August 12, 2020