Chandrayaan-2 Launch: Akshay Kumar, SRK, Taapsee Pannu & Other B’wood Celebs Congratulate ISRO

New Delhi: Bollywood celebs including Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar congratulated Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientists on successful launch of India’s second lunar mission ‘Chandrayaan-2’ on Monday (July 22). The tinsel town extended their wishes on social media.

Akshay Kumar, who will be next seen in ‘Mission Mangal’, was one of the first celebs to congratulate the scientists for their achievement. The ‘Kesari’ actor tweeted, ‘’ #ISRO has yet again accomplished a mammoth feat. Salute to the team who have spent countless days ensuring the success of #Chandrayaan2 @isro.’’

Shah Rukh Khan congratulated ISRO in his own special style. The ‘Zero’ actor even used the lyrics of his song from ‘Yes Boss’ while wishing the scientists.

”Chaand Taare todh laoon. Saari duniya par main Chhaoon! To do that requires hours & hours of painstaking work & integrity & belief. Congratulations to the team at #ISRO for #Chandrayaan2,” SRK wrote on the micro-blogging site.

Filmmaker Karan Johar wrote, ”Each one of us is lucky to be alive to witness this historic occasion! #Chandrayaan2 is the first mission by #ISRO which is headed by two women – #MuthyvaVanitha and #RituKaridhal. Women are indeed taking over the world… and beyond #GirlPower. Congratulations team @isro!”

Taapsee Pannu, who is also part of ‘Mission Mangal’, extended her wishes to ISRO. Check out her tweet!

Raveena Tandon wrote, ”Our romance with the moon continues ! #Chandrayaan2theMoon congratulations @isro and team ISRO for giving us this historic moment! You go Baahubali!! GODSPEED.”

Vivek Oberoi, last seen in ‘Prime Minister Narendra Modi’, congratulated ISRO for the milestone.

He tweeted, ”Anddddd here we go! Kudos and huge congratulations to @isro for launching #Chandrayaan2 and creating yet another historic milestone! We are all praying for the success of this mission.An extremely proud moment for every Indian. Jai Hind. #ISROMissions #ISRO #GSLVMkIII.”

Madhuri Dixit, currently seen as a judge on ‘Dance Deewane 2’, tweeted, ”Another proud moment for all the Indians on the successful launch of #Chandrayaan2. Big Congratulations to @isro . Jai Hind!”