New Delhi : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has got a lot of international recognition and respect . This line now includes Egypt’s highest civilian award . During Narendra Modi’s visit to Egypt, President Abdel Fattah El – Sisi honored Modi by awarding him the ‘Order of the Nile’ . This is the 13th time that Narendra Modi has received high honors and awards from various countries . Nile is the main river of Egypt . The Ganges is to India as the Nile is to Egypt . It is also the largest river in the world. Thus , Egypt’s highest civilian award is named after the Nile .
In the last 9 years, Modi has not only received these 13 awards, he has also received awards from international organizations . Here is the list of awards received by Narendra Modi during his tenure as Prime Minister …
- Egypt : Order of the Nile – 2023 Prime Minister Modi got .
- Papua New Guinea : Companion of the Order of Logohu – This is the country’s highest civilian award . Prime Minister Narendra Modi received this award in May 2023 for his contribution to the unity of the Pacific Island countries .
- Fiji : Companion of the Order of Fiji – 2023 Modi got this honor in May . Fiji received the highest honor in recognition of Modi’s global leadership .
- Republic of Palo : Ebakal Award – This too was received by Modi in May 2023 . During his visit to Papua New Guinea, the President of the Republic of Palo Surangel S. Whipps Jr presented this award to Modi .
- Order of Druk Galpo : Bhutan’s highest civilian award was given to Modi in December 2021 .
- America – Legion of Merit : This is an honor given by the US Armed Forces in recognition of exceptional achievement and service . In 2020 , Modi got such a rare award .
- Bahrain : King Hamad Order of the Renaissance : In 2019
- Maldives : Order of the Distinguished Rule of Nishan Izzuddin – This is the highest honor given to a foreign dignitary . Modi got it in 2019 .
- Russia : Order of St. Andrew Award – Russia’s highest civilian award, Modi received in 2019 .
- UAE : Order of Zayed Award – the highest civilian award of the United Arab Emirates has been awarded to Narendra Modi in 2019 .
- Grand Collar of the State of Palestine Award : Modi received this in 2018 . This is the highest award given by Palestine to foreign dignitaries .
- Afghanistan : State Order of Ghazi Amir Amanullah Khan – In 2016, Prime Minister Modi received this highest civilian award of Afghanistan .
- Saudi Arabia : Order of Abdulaziz Al Saud – The highest honor given to non-Muslims in Saudi Arabia in 2016, Narendra Modi received .
Awards received by Modi from other international organizations and foundations
- Global Energy and Environment Leadership Award in 2021 ; The award was given by Cambridge Energy Research Associates ( CERA ) .
- Global Goalkeeper Award in 2019 : Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation presented this award to Modi for Swachh Bharat campaign .
- In 2018, the Champions of the Earth Award – the highest honor given by the United Nations for environmental protection work
- Soul Peace Prize in 2018 : This award is given by South Korea’s Soul Peace Prize Cultural Foundation for creating bonds between countries for world peace and contributing to the harmony of mankind .