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Awards - General Knowledge Questions
Nari Shakti Puraskar is an annual award given by
A)
Union Ministry of Finance
B)
Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
C)
Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
D)
Union Ministry of Women and Child Development

Correct Answer :   Union Ministry of Women and Child Development

The Prime Minister of India Modi has paid tributes and expressed grief over the demise of respected Bhageerathi Amma. Bhageerathi Amma was an Indian woman living in the Kollam district of Kerala. She came to national attention when she returned to education at the age of 105. She was honoured with the Nari Shakti Puraskar and Narendra Modi singled her out for praise. Nari Shakti Puraskar is an annual award given by the Ministry of Women and Child Development of the Government of India to individual women or to institutions that work towards the cause of women empowerment.

Published On : July 25, 2021
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