The Indian Space Research Organisation has chosen Mrs V R Lalithambika to head the office of the human space flight programme. The soft spoken lady will hold talks with various organizations for implementation of the programme.
She said that she found her job very challenging and as they were embarking on something new, she could not comment on the human space flight programme. ISRO is always ready to meet challenges because of its dedicated team. They are ready to prove to the world that India is scientifically and technologically on par with the advanced nations.Dr.K.Sivan the Chairman of ISRO said that his team was ready to launch astronauts in space and generate job opportunities as well.