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Ishan Dutta

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Asked on 12 April, 2019

Why is Modi given the award?

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PM Modi is awarded for promoting friendly relations between the Russia and India.

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Angel Rangarajan

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What is award called?

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'Order of St Andrew the Apostle' is presented to the PM.

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How many international awards have Modi received?

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This has marked the seventh major international award that PM Modi received since 2016

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Muhammad Shah

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What is 'Order of St Andrew the Apostle'?

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In 1698, the Russian Empire first established the highest order of chivalry, the 'Order of St Andrew the Apostle'. It was discontinued under the Soviet reign (USSR) and was later re-established in 1998. It is the oldest state order in the country.

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