An ISRO official said that both Chandrayaan and Gaganyaan have different objectives and dimensions.
Chandrayaan 2: Detaching from orbiter, Vikram lander enters independent, pre-final orbit around the moon
The Vikram lander is now on a separate, circular path identical to the orbiter, passing over the lunar poles.
If successful, the Vikram lander will be put on a separate, circular path identical to the orbiter.
From 2 Sep, all eyes will be on the lander, Dr Sivan said, much like a bridegroom on her wedding.