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America will honor PM Narendra Modi for 'Swachh Bharat' mission

America will honor PM Narendra Modi for 'Swachh Bharat' mission

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to get another award. The award will be given to Prime Minister Modi by the Bill Melinda Gates Foundation. Prime Minister Modi will be given this honor for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. He will be given this honor during his visit to America.

Union Minister Jitendra Singh gave this information by tweeting on 02 September. Union Minister Jitendra Singh tweeted that another award, another moment of pride for every Indian, because Prime Minister Modi's diligent and innovative initiative gets praise from all over the world.

In recent years, Prime Minister Modi has received honors from many countries. Prime Minister Modi was awarded the 'Zayed Medal', Saudi Arabia's highest civilian honor a few days ago.

Bill Melinda Gates Foundation

  • The Bill Melinda Gates Foundation belongs to Microsoft company founder Bill Gates and his wife Milinda Gates.
  •  This organization works to improve health and eradicate poverty.
  • The purpose of this organization is to improve health in America.

Swachh Bharat Mission

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Mission on 02 October 2014 to emphasize cleanliness.
  • The purpose of this campaign is to clean the streets, roads and infrastructure and keep the garbage clean.
  • The Central Government has divided the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' into two parts, Swachh Bharat Gramin  and Swachh Bharat Shehri.
  • Under Swachh Bharat Gramin, a target has been set to make toilets in every house in villages and open defecation free.
  • The main objective of this mission is to ensure that there are toilets in public places in addition to homes under Swachh Bharat Urban.
Q.1 Which country is going to conferr award to Natrendra Modi for 'Swachh Bharat' mission?
A. United Kingdom
B. United States
C. Switzerland
D. Sweden
Ans: United States
Q.2 To whom Bill Melinda Gates Foundation belongs?
A. Steve Jobs
B. Donald Trump
C. Bill Gates
D. Jeff Bezos
Ans: Bill Gates

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