India became the first Asian country to reach mars orbit in the first attempt.
MARS got its MOM says Prime Minister of India, Sir Narendara Modi.
The Mission started on 5th November 2013 when Sir Manmohan Singh was the Prime Minister of India.
It was successfully inserted into orbit of Mars on 24 September 2014.  The mission is a “technology demonstrator” project aiming to develop the technologies required for design, planning, management, and operations of an interplanetary mission.
- K. Radhakrishan – Chairman, ISRO
- A. S. Kiran Kumar – Director, SAC
- V. Adimurthy – Mission Concept Designer, MOM
- Mylswamy Annadurai – Programme Director, MOM
- B. S. Chandrashekar – Director, ISTRAC
- P. Robert – Operations Director, MOM
- Subbiah Arunan – Project Director, MOM
- V. Kesavaraju – Post-Launch Mission Director, MOM
- P. Ekambaram – Operations Director, MOM
- P. Kunhikrishnan – Launch Mission Director, PSLV-XL
- S. K. Shivkumar – Orbiting payload Director, ISAC
- B. Jayakumar – Launch Vehicle Director, PSLV
and hundred other unnamed heroes.
Well done ISRO really well done