India Awards Anuradha Koirala with Padma Shri!

Anuradha Koirala today as on 25 jan 2017AD(12, Magh, 2073 BS) she has been awarded Padma Shri by the government of India.The announcement for Padma awards was made on the eve of India’s Republic Day by the government of India each year. She has been awarded for her exemplary social work.

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What is Padma Shri award ?

Padma Shri award is  for distinguished service in any field. On the occasion of Republic Day every year GOI announces the list of distinguished person eligible in different field.

Who is Anuradha Koirala?

Anuradha Koirala is a Nepalese social activist and the founder and director of Maiti Nepal an NGO in Nepal, dedicated to helping victims of sex trafficking. Maiti Nepal is founded on November 1993. Koirala is also winner of #CNNHero Award in 2010″!

 

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