Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates
Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives the Goalkeepers award from Bill Gates. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) presented the prestigious Goalkeepers Global Goals award to Modi for the service he has done through the Swachh Bharat program in India.
After receiving the award PM Modi said: ‘Happy that Gandhiji’s dream of Swachh Bharat got fulfilled with the Goalkeepers Global Goals award days before his 150th birth anniversary. This award doesn’t belong to Me alone, but 130 crore Indians.
He also said: We saved 3 lakh people from diseases after launching the Swachh Bharat campaign. Lack of Toilets in the schools used to force girls to stop education in the middle. Swachh Bharat brought a change. Due to this program, Indian States have been competing with one another for maintaining cleanliness’.
Every year, Goalkeepers presents the annual Global Goals Awards These Awards tell the extraordinary stories of remarkable individuals taking action to bring the Global Goals to life and help achieve them by 2030.