ISRO pursuing Chandrayaan-3, Gaganyaan during COVID-19 lockdown

Despite the setback caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and schedules being affected, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has continued to slowly pursue its two ambitious missions -- the Gaganyaan and Chandrayaan-3.

Even as officials had said that the staffers were working from home through the lockdown, several have started heading to their work spaces through the lock down 4.

ISRO pursuing Chandrayaan-3, Gaganyaan during COVID-19 lockdown

Using the payload on Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, which has three optical heads (unlike the single optical head of Chandrayaan-1 orbiter), the space agency has a greater resolution and a stereo view of the moon.

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