Jai shri ram abul kalam azad was education minister in nehru!s cabinet and father of modern education but he refused to accept bharat ratan due to fact that how he can accept a reward when he himself is in panel of selectors, it is height of political morality but nehruji and indiraji could not have courage to do so and recieved while pm in office. what does it reflect?
This is election time and you are doing a good job of 'Muslim Appeasement' on behalf of BJP and Modi! But Sir, its too little and too late! :)) Abul Kalam Azad got and his name is mentioned in the list below (got from the Net). Please find his name there.
List of all Bharat Ratna awardees so far:
1. Late Pandit Bhimsen Gururaj Joshi in 2008 : Karnataka
2. Kumari Lata Dinanath Mangeshkar in 2001 : Maharashtra
3. Late Ustad Bismillah Khan in 2001 for contribution in the field of Arts : Uttar Pradesh
4. Prof. Amartya Sen in1999 for Literature & Education : United Kingdom
5. Lokpriya Gopinath (posth.) Bordoloi in1999, for Public Affairs : Assam
6. Loknayak Jayprakash (Posth.) Narayan in 1999 for Public Affairs: Bihar ...more
Kalam is a saint.