LBS National Award 2016
Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management: 2016.
“Shri Gopalkrishna Gandhi, a distinguished administrator, a diplomat and an author of repute” has been chosen for the prestigious Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management:2016. This was announced by the Convenor of the Jury Shri Anil Shastri, Former Union Minister.
The Award was given by Hon’ble Mr. Justice T. S. Thakur, Chief Justice of India on the eve of October 04, 2016 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Dr Manmohan Singh, Former Prime Minister of India along with a number of dignatories, politicians, academicians, industrialists, social workers were also present there to grace the ocassion. Mr Anil Shastri delivered the Welcome address whereas Dr Arya Kumar, Director, LBSIM delivered the Vote of Thanks.
The honour carries a cash award of rupees five lakh plus a citation and a plaque. The Award’s name is inscribed on the Roll of Honour of LBSIM and he/she is designated as Lal Bahadur Shastri Fellow.