Who was conferred with the Commandeur de la Legion d’Honneur, the highest French civilian honour?
[A]Sayed Haider Raza
[C]Sadvik Kiran Singh
Sayed Haider Raza
Modern Indian artist Sayed Haider Raza, has been conferred with the highest French civilian honour, the Commandeur de la Legion d’Honneur (the Legion of Honour) for his peerless achievements. Sayed Haider Raza was conferred in acknowledgment of his “peerless achievements transcending all boundaries, the lasting ties he has forged between France and India, and his continuing artistic quest straddling nations, cultures, religions and philosophies. Created in 1802 by Napoleon Bonaparte, the award is given for outstanding service to France, regardless of recipients’ nationality.