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Gandhi Peace Prize is an annual award that is being conferred by the government of India since 1995, which marked the 125th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The prize is open to all persons irrespective of nationality. The jury for the prize consists of the PM, Chief Justice of India, Leader of Opposition of the single largest party in Lok Sabha, etc. The 2020 prize is being awarded to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
According to the Ministry of the culture, government of India has conferred the Gandhi Peace Prize on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for 2020. The peace prize for the year 2019 was conferred on the late His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said of Oman. Highlights The peace prize was conferred ahead of Prime Minister ..
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On 26th Feb 2019, President Ram Nath Kovind conferred the International Gandhi Peace Prize for 2015, 16, 17 and 18 at a function in Rashtrapati Bhavan. For 2018, Japan’s Yohei Sasakawa was given the prize for his contribution in Leprosy Eradication in India and across the world. Ekal Abhiyan Trust was conferred the award for ..
Yohei Sasakawa, who is Goodwill Ambassador of the WHO for Leprosy Eradication, has been conferred the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2018. The award will be given to Sasakawa in recognition of his work towards eradication of the disease in India and across the world. The Ministry of Culture has also announced the Gandhi Peace Prize ..
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