Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has been selected for a Lifetime Achievement Award by the International Association of Educators for World Peace.
IAEWP is a non-governmental organization affiliated to the United Nations and engaged in the promotion of world peace.
It has selected Tuki for the prestigious award on recommendations of its Search Committee.
The award will be conferred on him during a ceremony at India International Center, New Delhi on December 30 next, official sources said here today.
Besides the individual award, he would also receive the Green State of the Year Award on behalf of the state government for maintaining greenery in the state.
The Chief Minister has dedicated the award to the people, particularly those in the interior and rural places, sources said.