New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday has given the citizens a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness the Padma Awards ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi on March 20.
All we have to do is participate in a quiz competition on Padma awards and the selected participants will be given the golden opportunity to attend the Padma Awards 2020 Ceremony.
“Every year, several grassroots level achievers are honoured with Padma Awards. Their life journeys inspire many. Here is a unique quiz competition, the Padma Quiz which gives you an opportunity to witness the Padma Awards ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan,” read a tweet by PM Modi’s office.
The tweet has a link to quiz with 20 questions on a government website. “Through this quiz based primarily on the lives of India’s heroes, MyGov makes an honest attempt at giving them their due recognition. At the same time, the selected participants of the quiz get a once in a lifetime opportunity to attend the Padma Awards 2020 Ceremony to be held at the Rashtrapati Bhawan,” reads the “About Quiz” section on the website – mygov.in.
Every year, several grassroots level achievers are honoured with Padma Awards. Their life journeys inspire many.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) March 9, 2020
Padma Awards — conferred in Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri categories — are among the highest civilian awards given in various disciplines/fields like art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, and civil service.