JNU Professor Meeta Narain was conferred the ‘Pushkin Medal – 2019’. This award is the highest honour given to an Indian scholar by the Russian government.
Pushkin Medal is given to a scholar of Russian language and literature for outstanding contribution to Russian studies abroad.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB Main 2019:
- President of Russia: Vladimir Putin; Capital city of Russia: Moscow.
Source: The Hindu