My RTI query to President secretariatPosted: November 23, 2013
I would like to get information about the following….
I read in MHA site that Bharat Ratna is awarded in recognition of exceptional service/performance of the highest order in any field of human endeavour. The recommendations for Bharat Ratna are made by the Prime Minister himself to the President.
1. What were the exceptional service/performance of the highest order by Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi for which they were awarded Bharat Ratna.
2. What were the exceptional service/performance of the highest order by Rajiv Gandhi for which he was awarded Bharat Ratna in 1991
3.How many politicians are awarded Bharat Ratna – of which how many belong to congress party
4.Which prime minister recommended name of Indira Gandhi in 1971 for Bharat Ratna
5.Which prime minister recommended name of Jawaharlal Nehru in 1955 for Bharat Ratna
6. What are the procedure/criteria for recognizing exceptional service/performance of Bharat Ratna awardees
Sent today only. Expecting replies within a couple of months.