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Chancellor Angela Merkel to get 2013 Indira Gandhi Prize

Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust announced in New Delhi today, that Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel will be awarded the prestigious Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2013.

An international jury headed by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh chose her for the award for her exemplary leadership in Europe and the world during the financial crisis and her stewardship of German economic growth, the work done by her for promotion of global economic stability, her commitment to universal peace and disarmament and her leadership role in strengthening productive and mutually beneficial relations with India and other developing countries.

The prize carries a citation and cash award of ` 2.5 million.

The announcement comes on the 96th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister of India, Late Mrs. Indira Gandhi.

Mikhail Gorbachev, UNICEF, Médecins Sans Frontières, Jimmy Carter and Kofi Annan, among others, have been recipients of this annual award instituted in 1986.

Berlin, 19 Nov 2013




 Chancellor Merkel welcoming PM Singh at the Chancellery on 10 Apr 2013  (PM was in Berlin from 10-12 Apr 2013, along with his five cabinet colleagues, for the 2 Inter-governmental Consultations)  
PM Singh and Chancellor Merkel at Press Conference at the Chancellery on 11 Apr 2013, after the Inter-governmental Consultations  


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