Pranab Mukherjee honoured with Bharat Ratna
Former President of India Pranab Mukherjee has been honored with Bharat Ratna today. The highest civilian award of the country is presented by President Ram Nath Kovind in an event at the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Thursday. The highest civilian award has also been conferred on Bhupen Hazarika and Nanaji Deshmu posthumously.
The trouble-shooter of Congress i.e Pranab has also received India’s second-highest civilian award, Padma Vibhusan in 2008, the Best Parliamentarian Award in 1997 and Best Administrator in India Award in 2011.