Modiji Is Giving This Surprise To The SAARC Nations On May 5

Will Pakistan consider joining?

On May 5, 2017, the “South Asia satellite”, called GSAT-09, will be launched by India that was built for use of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries. India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, announced the launch of the satellite during a radio show, Mann ki Baat, on April 30, 2017.

While announcing this, he said that the capacities of the satellite and the facilities it provides “will go a long way in addressing South Asia’s economic and developmental priorities.”