More than half of the 41 attempts to reach the Mars that have been made since then have failed due to reasons like rocket malfunction, radio problems, fuel trouble and landing issues.
India became the third country in Asia to have attempted to reach the Mars after Japan and China. Japan's attempt was a failure, which made India the first Asian country to succeed in its maiden Mars attempt.
Here is a breakdown of successful and failed attempts:
United States: 15 successful attempts, 4 failures
Erstwhile USSR: 2 successful attempts, 14 failures
Russia: 2 failures
European Space Agency: 1 success
Japan: 1 failure
China: 1 failure
India: 1 success