India plans to have a satellite dedicated to astronomy studies.

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Talking on the topic 'Future Technological and Science Challenges in Space Exploration,' Kumar said that it is the first satellite of its kind in the world that would be able to monitor simultaneous multi-wavelengths of intensity variations including visible, X-ray and UV bands in a broad range of cosmic sources. The satellite is scheduled to be launched soon with PSLV in near-equatorial orbit.