Father of India's Missile Program - Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.World Students Day is celebrated every year on 15 October. Popularly known as former President and Missileman is the birth anniversary of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. United Nations declared October 15 as World Students Day in 2010. Kalam was not only a politician, an aerospace scientist but also a teacher.
In 1962 he joined the 'Indian Space Research Organization'. Dr. Abdul Kalam has the credit of making India's first indigenous satellite (SLV III) missile as project director. Abdul Kalam is considered the father of India's missile program. On 18 July 2002, Kalam was elected the 11th President of India.
Today through this thread we pay a humble tribute to the country's Missile Man Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary.