Q. The term “Vyommitra” is recently in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Half-humanoid robot

[B] Satellite radar system

[C] Space education portal

[D] AI driven car

Answer: A

Recently, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) unveiled its first ‘woman’ astronaut, named Vyom Mitra who will ride to space in the first test flight of the human space mission, Gaganyaan.  

  • She is half-humanoid and her body stops at the torso and has no legs. She is capable of switching panel operations, performing Environment Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS) functions, conversations with the astronauts, recognising them and solving their queries. 

Source: ForumIAS factly