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The News Minute | September 27, 2014 | 11.40 am IST September 24, 2014 was a day many Indians were extremely proud following the successful launch of Mangalyaan. At almost the same time when Mangalyaan reached the red planet's orbit, in Changanassery in Kottayam district at 7.15 am a baby boy was born to Asha, reported the Malayalam news Asianet. The baby had to be named and the baby’s parents had no second thoughts. Asha and Ashok named the baby boy Mangalyaan! Though Mangalyaan reached Mars dot on time as the ISRO had estimated, the Mangalyaan baby reached earth five days ahead of the time doctors had estimated.

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