Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday congratulated the scientists of ISRO for the successful launch of PSLV-C-35 carrying India’s SCATSAT-1 along with seven other satellites.

"Proud of @isro scientists. PSLV C-35 carrying India’s SCATSAT-1 and 7 other satellites lifts off successfully from Sriharikota," Banerjee tweeted.

PSLV C-35, carrying India’s SCATSAT-1 meant for ocean and weather studies and seven other satellites, including those of the US and Canada, early this morning lifted off from the spaceport at Sriharikota.