Celebrities congratulate India on Chandrayaan-3 moon landing

06:24 PM | 24 Aug, 2023
Celebrities congratulate India on Chandrayaan-3 moon landing
Source: Instagram

The recent triumphant achievement of India's Chandrayaan 3 lunar mission has captured the world's attention and garnered admiration from millions. The mission, successfully landing on the moon on August 23, marks a significant milestone for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). This presentation delves into the enthusiastic global response to this historic event, with celebrities, not only from India but also from neighbouring Pakistan, showering accolades and expressing their pride.

Chandrayaan 3's achievement resonated across the globe, sparking celebratory messages on social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram.

The Pakistani singer-turned-actor, Farhan Saeed,  acknowledged India's achievement by sharing his congratulations on social media. He praised India's consistent progress in scientific endeavours, stating, "Congratulations, India, it definitely is a milestone!"

Other Pakistani celebrities, including Rabia Butt and Ahmed Ali Butt, extended their congratulations to their neighbours through Instagram stories, underscoring the goodwill transcending borders.

The iconic Bollywood figure, Amitabh Bachan, dedicated a heartfelt verse to the moon landing on his popular game show, Kon Banega Crorepati. The poem encapsulated the pride of India's footprints on the lunar surface, igniting a sense of national achievement.

"For far too long when India was referred to, it was spoken of as 3rd World Country .. and I hated it ..
TODAY I AM PROUD TO SAY, INDIA IS 1ST WORLD .. in more ways than one ..
भारत माता की जय ! ????????
वन्दे मातरम् ! ????????"

Riteish Deshmukh: The Dhamaal actor showcased his anticipation by donning an ISRO t-shirt, eagerly awaiting news of the mission's landing.

Bollywood rapper Badshah celebrated the victory in a tweet, emphasizing the significance of the moment: "The biggest moment is here, victory is just two steps away from us."

The New Amsterdam actor, Anupam Kher shared a personal video on Instagram, adding his voice to the chorus of congratulations.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Anupam Kher (@anupampkher)

Bollywood king, SRK  took a moment to congratulate the ISRO team for their dedication and hard work, stating, "Congratulations to all the scientists and engineers, the whole team which has made India so proud."

Kamal Haasan underscored the remarkable journey India had embarked upon, noting the evolution from humble beginnings to lunar landings. He expressed that Indians might soon walk on the moon themselves, a sentiment that resonated with many.

Bollywood celebrities Kareena Kapoor, Sunny Deol, Abhishek Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan and Ananya Panday also chimed in, labelling the achievement as a "momentous feat in the History of India’s space exploration" and a "moment to remember, an emotion beyond words!" respectively.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 25 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 25, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 293.5 and selling rate is 297.2 while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 351.45 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.05 and Saudi Riyal at 72.95.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.65
Euro EUR 293.5 297.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 351.45
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.05 75.85
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.95 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182.2 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.58 748.58
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 39.91 40.31
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.67 36.02
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.74 916.74
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.38 172.38
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.38 26.68
Omani Riyal OMR 723.26 731.26
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.5 77.2
Singapore Dollar SGD 72.95 73.85
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 311.53 314.03
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


Follow us on Facebook

Follow us on Twitter

Sign up for Newsletter