'While India was making strides on the Moon, Pakistan grappled with its own set of challenges'- News Anchors
ISLAMABAD: India's remarkable achievement in the space sector, marked by the successful landing of Chandrayaan-3 on the Moon's South Pole, has garnered global recognition, including praise from unexpected quarters like Pakistan. A prominent Pakistani news channel has lauded India's feat while drawing attention to its own internal issues. The event has even prompted a former Pakistani minister to acknowledge the accomplishment as a moment of greatness for India's space agency, ISRO.
Diverse Pakistani newspapers and websites have given significant coverage to India's historic lunar mission, with headlines highlighting India's pioneering accomplishment in landing on the Moon's South Pole. Among these acknowledgments, a notable instance occurred on the Geo News Show, "Geo Pakistan." During a discussion on the challenges posed by rising inflation in Pakistan and its repercussions on the underprivileged, anchors Huma Ameer Shah and Abdullah Sultan took a moment to commend India's lunar achievement.
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The anchors remarked on the contrast between India's space triumph and Pakistan's internal struggles. Huma Ameer Shah and Abdullah Sultan expressed their admiration for India's accomplishment, underscoring that while India was making strides on the Moon, Pakistan grappled with its own set of challenges.