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Meet Shanmuga Subramanian, Chennai techie who found Vikram Lander on moon

Nasa, in a tweet, confirmed the news and released images of the impact site on Moon's surface

Shanmuga Subramanian
Shanmuga Subramanian

A 33-year-old techie from Chennai, Shanmuga Subramanian, has achieved a rare feat by finding the debris of Indian Space Research Organisation’s Vikram Lander, which was dispatched in Chandrayaan-2. Nasa, along with announcing the discovery of the debris, gave credit to Shan and sent him an e-mail that his discovery had helped its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera team locate the site of the primary impact, as well as other debris around the impact location. Nasa, in a tweet, confirmed the news and released images of the impact site on Moon’s surface. Both Isro and Nasa ...