India planning to have own space station: ISRO chief

India is planning to launch its own space station, ISRO chief K. Sivan said on Thursday.

The ambitious project will be an extension of the 'Gaganyaan' mission.

"We have to sustain the 'Gaganyaan' programme after the launch of (the) human space mission. In this context, India is planning to have its own space station," Sivan told.