Nambi also said on the channels that everything shown in the movie is true. Shastrajjar also alleged that Nambi got the Padma Bhushan not on the basis of his work in ISRO.
Nambi Narayanan | Photo: Mathrubhumi
Thiruvananthapuram: Ex-scientists of ISRO say that the claims made by Nambi Narayanan in the movie ‘Rocketry The Nambi Effect’ are false. Scientists have said that Nambi Narayanan’s claim that he is the father of everything at ISRO is bogus and misleading. Dr. A.E. Muthunayakam, D. Sasikumaran, Prof. EVS Namboothiri and others participated in the press conference.
Nambi Narayanan, who joined ISRO as a technical assistant in 1968, only a few months later became President A.P.J. Worked under Abdul Kalam. But in a press conference held at Thiruvananthapuram press club, scientists alleged that Nambi’s claim in the film that he had corrected even Abdul Kalam was false.
Nambi’s claim that Vikram Sarabhai sent him to Preston University in America for PG is wrong. In fact LPS It was done by Muthunayak who was the director. The argument that the arrest of Nambi Narayanan delayed the development of the cryogenic engine and caused huge financial loss to the country is also false. Nambi was not a member of any team developing ISRO’s cryogenic technology, the scientists said.
1990 ISRO to discuss transfer of cryogenic technology with Russia Decided. Nambi Narayanan was its project director. In 1993, an agreement was signed to transfer technology and two engines. The discussions for this were done by a team led by Gnan Gandhi. Under American pressure, the contract was renewed to engine only, excluding technology transfer. In November 1994, Nambi applied for self-retirement. He was arrested that same month. The scientists also pointed out that he was not given special duties when he came back after the case.
It is also popularized that Nambi developed the Vikas engine, which is also false. In fact, the Viking engine of France was developed as Vikas. In 1974, an agreement was signed with SEP of France for this purpose. Nambiella Muthunayak was the project director. Nambi Narayanan was the manager of the group in France.
90% of the movie Rocketry The Numby Effect is not true. Nambi also said on the channels that everything shown in the movie is true. Shastrajjar also alleged that Nambi got the Padma Bhushan not on the basis of his work in ISRO.
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