Narayana Murthy, Veena Sahajwalla conferred PLuS alliance prize
Q. Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy has won which of the following awards?- Published on 07 Sep 17
a. Pulitzer Prize
b. Fields Medal
c. Ramon Magsaysay Award
d. PLuS Alliance Prize
ANSWER: PLuS Alliance Prize
Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy and Mumbai-born scientist Veena Sahajwalla have been conferred the PLuS Alliance Prize.
This is a prestigious honour that recognises Research Innovation, Education Innovation, Global Leadership and Global Innovation.
The Prize of USD 50,000 was awarded in two categories; Education Innovation and Research Innovation.
Both winners were recognized for the development and implementation of innovative solutions to significant global issues.