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Renaming the island will inspire the youth to work dedicatedly for scientific research: Naveen Patnaik

Sep 06, 2015 11:51 AM IST India India

Tributes continue to pour in for Dr APJ Kalam. Now the Odisha government has renamed one of India's key missile testing facilities -Wheeler Island after him. Odisha state government has decided to rename the wheeler island in the name of APJ Abdul Kalam. Wheeler island is used as a launching pad for India's missile system. It is a humble tribute to People's president.