Mahatma Gandhi’s granddaughter Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee has been conferred with one of France’s top honour ‘The Order of Arts and Letters‘ for her contribution in promoting peace, solidarity, culture, education, and development.
On behalf of the French President Bhattacharjee, was conferred the Officier de l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres (Order of Arts and Letters) honour here by French Ambassador Francois Richier. Some noted Indian recipients of this honour in the past include Bharti Kher, Shahrukh Khan, Pt Hariprasad Chaurasia, Aishwarya Rai and Upamanyu Chatterjee.
82 year old Tara is the daughter of late Devadas Gandhi and the late Lakshmi Devadas Gandhi, is the widow of the late Jyoti Prasad Bhattacharjee, a leading economist. she has also been working for the Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust, founded by Mahatma Gandhi in memory of his wife to serve needy women and children of rural India.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this article :
1. Name the Mahatma Gandhi’s grand daughter, who has conferred with the French top honour ?
2. What is the name of the honour, given by French embassy to Mahatma Gandhi’s grand daughter ?
3. Name the person who has presented the honour to Mahatma Gandhi’s grand daughter ?
Courtesy : Hindu Business Line