China has successfully landed a Zhurong rover on Mars

China has successfully landed the Zhurong rover on the surface of Mars on Saturday, state news agency Xinhua said. Zhurong rover landed on Mars just a few days after NASA’s Perseverance rover mission.


Chinese President Xi Jinping issued a message of congratulations to all the people involved in the mission.
"You were brave enough for the challenge, pursued excellence and placed our country in the advanced ranks of planetary exploration. Your outstanding achievement will forever be etched in the memories of the motherland and the people."