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What's is "BHARAT RATNA" and what are the benefits to the holder of that award?

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Asked by Vaibhav Trivedi, 12 Jan '08 03:45 pm
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Free first class flight journey any were in india,free first class train journey,tax free,pention 50% or equal to prime minister salary.can attend parliament and rajya sabha meetings.cabinet rank.z category protection if needed,governmrnt job any of his relatives.special guest in republic day and independence day programes.vvip post.
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Answered by vivek chakravaish, 12 Apr '13 04:13 pm

 
  
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Bharat Ratna (Gem of India in English) is India's highest civilian award, awarded for the highest degrees of national service. This service includes artistic, literary, and scientific achievements, as well as "recognition of public service of the highest order".
Answered by Richie, 12 Jan '08 03:47 pm

 
  
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Bharat Ratna (Jewel of India or Gem of India in English) is the Republic of India's highest civilian award.
Until 2011, the official criteria for awarding the Bharat Ratna stipulated it was to be conferred "for the highest degrees of national service. This service includes artistic, literary, and scientific achievements, as well as "recognition of public service of the highest order." In December 2011, the Government of India modified the criteria to allow sportspersons to receive the award; since then, the award may be conferred "for performance of highest order in any field of human endeavour."
Any person without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex is eligible for the award. The recommendations for an award of the "Bharat Ratna" are made by the Prime Minister of India to the President of India; a maximum of three awards may be made in a given year. The holders of the Bharat Ratna rank 7th in the Indian order of precedence; however, the honour does not carry a monetary ...more
Answered by Bhavesh Gohil, 20 Nov '13 02:17 pm

 
  
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