India became the fourth country in the world to successfully use an anti-satellite weapon. India in the world became well known to hit a low earth orbit satellite in space. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, hailed India as the first demonstration of its space power. The news was itself announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The announcement made by him was quite unexpected because of the elections. He stated that Scientist shot the live satellite in space which is located more than 185 miles away.
Further, Primer Minister announcing this great news stated that “India has made an unprecedented achievement today, as India now has registered its name a space power and became the fourth country in the world to acquire anti-satellite.’ The Foreign Ministry also informed that “the test almost lasted for 3 minutes and was done in the lower atmosphere to ensured that there is no debris in space and whatever was left was decay back into the Earth within weeks. In addition, the capability achieved is credible deterrence against the threat to the growing space-based assets from long-range missiles and proliferation in the types and number of missiles”. India became the fourth country to acquire an anti-satellite weapon after the United States, Russia, and China.
Further assuring that India will not use the strength to harm anyone. The mission is to establish peace and not war. The mission represents is all about Surakshit, Samriddh, and Shantipriya Rashtra. While addressing the country PM Modi said.