Seoul: The prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 is awarded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He is the first Indian to receive the Seoul Peace Prize.
While receiving the award at the grand ceremony, Modi told that he is dedicating the award to 130 crores Indians. The amount will be utilized for Namami Ganga Project, he added.
The award committee mentioned Modi’s contribution to the growth of Indian as well as global economy.The committee also recognised Prime Minister’s active participation and attempts for regional and global peace.