Bhutan King Confers Highest Civilian Award ‘Order Of The Druk Gyalpo’ On PM Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi made history on Friday by becoming the first foreign Head of Government to receive Bhutan’s highest civilian award, the ‘Order of the Druk Gyalpo.’ Bhutan’s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck awarded the ‘Order of the Druk Glyalpo’ to Prime Minister Modi.

On being conferred the award in Thimpu, Bhutan. PM Modi, said, “This honour is not my personal achievement, it is the honour of India and 140 crore Indians. I humbly accept this honour on behalf of all Indians in this great land of Bhutan and thank you all from the bottom of my heart for this honour”, reported ANI.

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