Speaking in the state assembly, Mamata Banerjee said, "As if the Chandrayaan launch is the first in the country. As if before they came to power, no such missions were taken up. It is an attempt to divert attention from economic disaster." She added saying that now multi-stories will be made from the moon. People tweeted saying 'Prashant Kishor ka tuition Ek minute main sarvnaash kar deti hai student of the year.'