PM Narendra Modi awarded with prestigious Seoul Peace Prize
2018 for 'Modinomics'
The Seoul Peace Prize Committee on October 24, 2018 conferred the 2018
Seoul Peace Prize on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his contribution to world
peace through his economic vision, ‘Modinomics’.
The Committee recognised Modi's contributions to the growth of the Indian
and global economies, crediting 'Modinomics' for reducing social and economic
disparity between the rich and the poor.
The Committee lauded PM Modi's initiatives to make the government cleaner
through anti-corruption measures and demonetisation. He has also been credited
for his contribution towards regional and global peace through a proactive
foreign policy with countries around the world under the 'Modi Doctrine'
and the 'Act East Policy.'
About Seoul Peace Prize:-
·The Seoul Peace Prize was established in 1990 to
commemorate the success of the 24th Olympic Games held in Seoul, Korea
which saw participation of 160 nations, creating harmony and friendship.