Which country has awarded its highest state honour 'Order of St Andrew
Right Answer is: C
• Russia on 5th September, 2019 awarded its highest state honour ‘Order of St Andrew the Apostle’ to PM Narendra Modi for promoting bilateral special and privileged strategic partnership.
• With this award, Modi has become the first Prime Minister to receive the highest award in the world as a prime minister.
• The Order of St Andrew the Apostle is awarded to prominent statesmen and public figures and representatives of science, culture, the arts and various industries for their exceptional services in promoting the prosperity, greatness and glory of Russia.
• The order can also be awarded to foreign heads of state for outstanding services to Russia.