Chandrayaan 2: ‘Impressed’ China congratulates India; wants to work together to explore outer space
Chandrayaan 2: Impressed with the recent space mission- Chandrayaan 2, China recently congratulated India! The neighbouring country also expressed its desire to work with New Delhi for exploration of outer space as both the countries stepped up their space programmes including plans to set up their own space stations, according to a PTI report. While congratulating India, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing that China noted the relevant reports and welcomes the successful launch of this probe by India. The outer space exploration including the moon, is the common cause of all human beings, she said, adding that they should contribute to the welfare of all people. She further claimed that China is committed to the peaceful use of outer space and is also actively engaged in international communication and cooperation on the issue.