Communication and Navigation Satellite System
Earth Observation System
Space Applications
Space Transportation System
Space Sciences and Planetary Research
Sponsored Research
Indian Space Industry
Space Commerce
Systems Reliability and Safety
Human Resources
International Cooperation
‘Space’ In Parliament
Space Programme Publicity
Right To Information
Performance Evaluation of Department of Space Based on Result Framework Document
Audit Observations
Citizens’ Charter
The Centres of
Indian Space Programme
Organisation Chart
Budget at a Glance
Indigenous CUS of GSLV-D5
  ‘Space’ In Parliament

Indian Space Programme continued to attract the attention of both the Houses of Parliament. Questions were answered in Parliament during the year of 2013 as shown below:-

Questions Budget Session Monsoon Session Total
  L.S. R.S. L.S. R.S. L.S. R.S.
Starred  1 1 2 0 3 1
Unstarred 9 7 4 4 13 11
Total 10 8 6 4 16 12

The Questions were related to GRAMSAT Scheme in Assam, ISRO’s Experiments on Climate change, SARAL to Study Oceans, study of mythical Saraswati River, GISAT, Manned Space Mission, Success of PSLV/IRNSS, ISRO Fellowships at American University, Antrix-Devas Deal, Commercial Activities through Antrix Corporation, Chandrayaan–II, Security for Sriharikota, Launch of Global Positioning System Satellite/IRNSS, Funds for Research and Experiments, Accruals from Sending Satellites to Space, Bilateral Cooperation in the Space, Satellite Launch Pads in the Country, Launch of GSAT-15 and GSAT-16, Expenditure on Launchers and Satellites of ISRO, etc.