Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President N. Ramachandran was awarded the Olympic Order for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement. The Olympic Order is the highest award of the Olympic Movement and is awarded for particularly distinguished contributions to the Olympic Movement, that is, recognition of efforts worthy of merit in the cause of sport. It was established in May 1975.
Ramachandran was the President of the Indian Triathlon Federation, and later he was Secretary General of the Squash Rackets Federation of India. In 2001 he was elected as the President of the Asian Squash Federation and was re-elected to this position in 2005. Ramachandran was appointed as an Associate Vice-President of the IOA in 2001 and elected a Vice-President in 2005.
So let’s do:
1. Name the person, who was awarded the Olympic Order for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement?
Source – The Hindu