ISRO said the ship was stationed at a specified observation point in the Bay of Bengal and has successfully tracked PSLV-C38.
The imaging instruments on board the Cartosat-2 series satellite are among the most advanced used by Indian satellites.
With the launch of the third Cartosat-2 series craft, the images sent by the dedicated satellite for defence forces is expected to become sharper and wider.
It was a proud moment for Noorul Islam University on Friday as the Indian rocket PSLV lifted off successfully with the varsity made nano satellite NIUSAT along with ISRO's Cartosat and 29 co-passenger foreign satellites.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the successful polar satellite launch carrying 31 satellites, saying the space agency has made the country proud.
ISRO PSLV-C38 mission: Here's all you need to know on the 31 satellites that India put into orbit today
This was the fortieth launch of the PSLV, one of the most reliable launch vehicles in the world, which has earned it the moniker of ISRO's workhorse rocket.
The 28-hour countdown for the launch of Isro's Cartosat-2 series satellite along with 30 co-passenger satellites from Sriharikota began at 5.29 am on 22 June
At 9.29 am today, ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) will launch the PSLV-C38 rocket on a mission to put 31 satellites into orbit.
The PSLV-C38 mission will use the fiftieth case to roll out of the Vikram Sarabhai Space Center (VSSC) in Thiruvananthapuram