No words can explain the contribution of Late Dr Abdul Kalam to India’s Innumerable programs from space to defense. Neither any of the words are enough to highlight the generosity and down to earth nature of country’s “MISSILE MAN” ever. We will miss him forever. We have few stories for you that will make you fall in love with him and miss him more.
1. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam rejected the suggestion to put broken glass on the wall of a building for protection. Why? Because broken glass would hurt the birds!
This instance happened when Dr. Kalam was working with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and his whole team was discussing alternatives to secure the boundary of a building that needed safety. Dr. Kalam clearly said: “If we do that, birds will not be able to perch on the wall.”