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PM Modi says India has successfully tested anti-satellite weapon

WION New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 27, 2019, 01.00 PM (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the nation, said that India has become a true space power by shooting down a low-earth-orbit (LEO) satellite in space. He says India now has anti-satellite missiles to target satellites in space with. ''Mission Shakti'' is an important step towards securing India's safety, economic growth and technological advancement."