Olympic Order Award Honored to IOA President N Ramachandran [ Current Affairs ]


Olympic Order the highest Oylmpic Movement award honored to N. Ramachandran a president Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for his outstanding services to the Olympic movement by the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach.

Image of Narayana Ramachandran

Image of Narayana Ramachandran

Image of Narayana Ramachandran

About Narayana Ramachandran

  • Narayana Ramachandran is a President of WSF (World Squash Federation) from 2008 and an Indian squash administrator. He is president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) since February 2014
  • N Srinivasan a former Chairman of BCCI and ICC is brother of Narayana Ramachandran.

About Olympic Order Award

  • Olympic Order Award is the highest award of the Olympic Movement which is honored to those who has given particularly distinguished contribution to the Olympic Movement.
  • It was founded in May 1975, previously at the place of this award Olympic Certificate honored by the International Olympic Committee.
  • The award is conferred to the recipient at the closing ceremony of each Olympic Games according to the tradition.

Along with Narayanaswamy Ramachandran Other 2016 Recipient are:

  • Ottavio Cinquanta
  • Patrick Chamunda
  • Julio Maglione
  • Anton Geesink (Posthumously awarded)
  • Reynaldo Gonzalez Lopez (Posthumously awarded)
  • Peter Tallberg (Posthumously awarded)
  • Riesto Nieminen
  • Vlade Divac

Other Indian recipient

  •    Mool Chand Chowhan
  •     Indira Gandhi
  •     Jasdev Singh

- Published on: August 24, 2016