Chandi Prasad Bhatt awarded Indira Gandhi award for national integration for 2018
Published: October 12, 2019
Noted environmentalist and social activist, Chandi Prasad Bhatt has been awarded the Indira Gandhi award for national integration for the years 2017 and 2018 in recognition for his services in promoting and preserving national integration in the country. This award is consists of a citation and Rs 10 lakh in cash to be given to the awardee by Congress president Sonia Gandhi. Bhatt hails from Uttarakhand and was a pioneer of the Chipko movement.
Topics: Activism • Chandi Prasad Bhatt • Chipko movement • Environmentalist • India • Indian Hindus • Indira Gandhi • Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration • Mahatma Gandhi • Sarla Behn • Uttarakhand