More than 1.3 lakh people from India book ticket to Mars
More than 1.3 lakh Indians have given their names to space agency NASA to travel to Mars on 5 May next year.
Earlier, NASA invited people to send their names to be a part of the spacecraft that will study the inside of the Red Planet.
People who submitted their names were given online ’boarding passes’ for the mission.
Nearly 24,29,807 people gave their names to NASA from all over the world for the Mars mission.
Majority of the people were from the US, followed by China and India stands at number three with 1,38,899 names submitted for the mission.