Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the first-ever Philip Kotler Presidential award. The award focuses on triple bottom-line of people, profit and planet and will be offered annually to the leader of a nation
According to the award citation, PM Modi was selected for his 'outstanding leadership for the nation.'
'His selfless service towards India, combined with his tireless energy has resulted in extraordinary economic, social and technological advances in the country,' said award citation
Citation mentioned initiatives like Make In India, Startup India, Digital India and Swachh Bharat. Philip Kotler is a world renowned professor of marketing at Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.