Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi has congratulated nuclear scientists for achieving criticality of Kakrapar Atomic Power Plant-3 in Gujarat.
In a tweet, Mr Modi said this indigenously designed 700 MWe KAPP-3 reactor is a shining example of Make in India. He said this is a trailblazer for many such future achievements.
Home Minister Amit Shah also lauded the scientists. Mr. Shah said today is a Big Day in Nuclear history as indigenously designed 700 MWe Kakrapar Atomic Power Plant-3 in Gujarat achieved criticality. He said, Nation salutes scientists on this stellar achievement.
The Home Minister said, New India is marching ahead to realise PM Narendra Modi’s vision.