“I was inspired to write the book “”Chandrayaan-2: The Reunion of Indians”” when Vikram Lander lost contact with ISRO’s control room on 7 September 2019 and to a lesser extent, not only India, there was a disappointment in the whole world. The whole country started asking for blessings for the well-being of Vikram Lander, as if someone had lost himself.
Whereas we knew that Vikram Lander is just a machine. But the way the whole country got tied in a thread and encouraged them by standing with the great scientists of ISRO. It was indeed a very emotional moment for the entire country”