Union Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Jitendra Singh (Image: PTI)
Hyderabad: Union science and technology minister Dr Jitendra Singh unveiled a private orbital rocket in Hyderabad on Tuesday. He was in the city to participate in a private event.
The orbital rocket is an all-carbon-fibre bodied rocket which can place multiple satellites to orbit. It is planned to be launched in early 2024.
"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has enabled India to earn universal recognition for India's science, technology and innovation capabilities and our startups are much sought after," said Singh, according to a release.