PRIME MINISTER NARENDRA MODI CONFERRED THE PRESTIGIOUS ” SEUOL. PEACE PRIZE TODAY!
1. Established in 1990 as a biennial event to commemorate the success of the 24 th Summer Olympic Games held in SEUOL, the prize reflects the aspirations of the Korean people for everlasting peace on earth.
2. Modi was awarded this prize by the Awards Committee in 2018, from over 1300 nominations received from all over the world.
3. Modi was conferred with this prize ” for his contribution to high economic growth in India and world through ” MODINOMICS”.
4. Modi, the 14 th recipient of the Award, is THE ONLY INDIAN to receive this coveted Award.
5. Many of the Awardees have later received the Nobel Peace Prize .