From Humble Beginnings to the Moon: The Inspiring Journey of Bharat Kumar


Bharat Kumar hails from Chhattisgarh. He's the youngest member of ISRO's Chandrayaan 3 team.


Born in a modest family, his mother ran a tea shop, and his father was a bank security guard.


He attended Kendriya Vidyalaya Charouda. Due to financial hardships, his ninth-grade fees were waived.

Higher Education

He excelled in his 12th grade and secured a spot at IIT Dhanbad.


Businessman Arun Bagh and the Jindal Group provided him with financial assistance during his studies.

IIT Achievement

He achieved a gold medal at IIT Dhanbad with an outstanding 98% score.

ISRO Involvement

At 23, ISRO recognized his talent and invited him to the Chandrayaan-3 mission.