23rd August 2023: News 18 Tamil Nadu is thrilled to announce an all-day program dedicated to the monumental Chandrayaan Landing event, providing viewers with exclusive live coverage and insightful discussions on this landmark achievement. Set against the backdrop of Sriharikota, this comprehensive program aims to bring the excitement and significance of Chandrayaan to every household while delving into the intricacies of space exploration and scientific advancement. Scheduled for August 23, 2023, the program promises an array of enriching content, with a special focus on the historic landing event, taking place from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM. Viewers can expect an immersive experience, combining live coverage with expert panel discussions throughout the day. The event is designed to cater to the inquisitive minds of all age groups, offering a unique opportunity to witness science in action and engage with the driving forces behind Chandrayaan.
The heart of the program lies in the esteemed panel of experts who will lead captivating discussions, unraveling the science and technology that underpins the Chandrayaan mission. The distinguished panelists include Dr. K Sivan, Former Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO); Mayilsami Annadurai, Project Director, Chandrayaan 2; Sivanadhu Pillai, Former Chairman, Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO); TVV Venkateswaran, Senior Scientist, Vigyan Prasar; N Sivasubramaniam, Senior Scientist (Retired), ISRO; Nambi Narayan, Senior Scientist (Retired), ISRO; Nellai Muthu: Scientist (Retired), ISRO; Ramesh Chelladurai, Ground Operations Engineer, European Space Operation Centre; Lenin Tamilkovan, Scientific Officer, Tamilnadu Science and Technology Centre and Dr. Pandiyan, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
Through lively discussions, these luminaries will dissect the intricacies of Chandrayaan’s mission, unveil the advancements in space technology, and offer insights into the motivations driving the exploration of the moon’s surface. This interactive platform is designed to let the general public understand the profound significance of Chandrayaan and its implications for India’s scientific endeavors. The host for this important day would be Mr. Karthigaichelvan.S, Editor, News18 Tamil Nadu.
The program’s highlight will undoubtedly be the special coverage of the landing event, slated for 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM, as the nation holds its breath for this historic moment. News 18 Tamil Nadu is committed to delivering real-time updates and commentary, allowing viewers throughout the region to be a part of this historic event.
As News 18 Tamil Nadu gears up to deliver an exceptional and engaging program on Chandrayaan, we welcome viewers to tune in and join the conversation. Stay tuned in on August 23 to be a part of this extraordinary voyage of scientific discovery.