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9/12:(odiannews): Now India is far ahead in the field of satellite launching .But, who is the father of satellite Revolution in India? I think people hardly know about Professor Udupi Ramchandra Rao in short UR Rao. He was The pioneer of launching of satellite "ARYABHATT." He was passed away on 24 July,2017, at the age of 85. Let us know about him. 1-Professor Rao was born on 10th March 1932 in common family in the village Adamaru in state of Karnataka . 2-He was the Chairperson of ISRO and had worked as the secretary of Space and Research in India. . 3-From 1984 to 1994 he had been working as the chairman of ISRO. In launching of Chandrayaan and Mangalyaan he had his unforgettable donation towards the success of the mission. 4-He was awarded as the" 2016 IAF Hall of Fame" by International Astrological Federation. In 2013, he was honoured by Society of Satellite Professional International, Washington. 5- He was become well-known figure as a scientist in international arena when he was the chairman of Laboratory of Physics at Ahmedabad. 6- All the credit goes to him, as he was the father of space science and making of satellite and implementation of it for the development of our country.