General Knowledge - Honours and Awards - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Honours and Awards - Section 1 (Q.No. 10)
The first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi's 'Khel Ratna' award is
Vishwanathan Anand
Leander Peas
Kapil Dev
Limba Ram
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Suraj said:   5 years ago
Yes, you are right @Mani Ram.

Mani ram said:   9 years ago
In above paragraph last line replace the Nobel prize. It is a Rajiv Ganghi Khel Ratna.

Deepak Bisht said:   1 decade ago
Viswanathan Anand was born in Chennai on December 11, 1969. His father served as a high official in the south Indian Railways while his mother, Susheela is a housewife. She was a chess lover and initiated Anand into the game at the age of 5. Anand had shown a lot of promise from the very outset and slowly and gradually he went on to win a number of tournaments at a very young age. Anand got his B.Com degree from the Loyola College, Chennai.

Anand is married to Aruna, who supports him in preparation for his tournaments. Anand was awarded the British Chess Federation book of the Year award in 1998 for his book, "My Best Games of Chess". Anand's other hobbies are reading, swimming and listening to music. Anand is known as the "One man Indian Chess revolution, " enthusiastically promotes the game, through innovative methods in India. Viswanathan Anand presently lives in Collado Mediano in Spain with his wife Aruna. And he got a nobel prize in 2011 is the first Indian player.

Dandapani said:   1 decade ago
Who gets "khela Ratna" award in 2011 ?

Sreenu said:   1 decade ago
Whom to present this award if better to give the features of Rajiv Gandhi's "Khel Ratna" award.

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