Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Prize laureate, becomes the youngest noble prize winner to address Canadian parliament.
She has also officially received the honorary Canadian citizenship bestowed upon her in 2014 by Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. Yousafzai was 15 when she shot in the head by Taliban militants while returning from school.
She is one of just six people to receive honorary Canadian citizenship. The other five are Raoul Wallenberg, Nelson Mandela, the 14th Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi, and Karim Aga Khan.
Takeaways from above News-
- Malala Yousafzai becomes the first noble prize winner to address Canadian Parliament
- She has also officially received the honorary Canadian citizenship
- Justin Trudeau is the Prime Minister of Canada and its capital is Ottawa
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Source- The Hindu